Tongariro River Trail

Discover stunning native bush, winding singletrack and lovely river views on this scenic looped ride along both sides of the Tongariro River in Turangi - perfect for the whole family.

Follow the banks of the Tongariro River alongside rolling farmland and through native bush and urban areas, and enjoy magnificent river views - it's an easy, mainly flat track with multiple entry points so a great option for children.

The Tongariro National Trout Centre is a great place to break your journey, with lovely picnic areas and facilities on site.

The track is a grade 2 trail on mostly flat terrain, making it suitable for children and beginner riders to enjoy. 

It’s a 15km loop track of undulating, yet comfortable ground. It will take a family a couple of hours to complete or close to an hour for more experienced riders.

Find out everything you need to plan for this track on Plan My Walk

Distance 15km
Time 1-2hr
Physical rating Easy
Direction Loop track
Transport & guides Yes. Book shuttle services prior to departure.
Dog access Yes, dogs allowed 
Physical address:
State Highway 1
Tongariro River
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