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Ruapehu Adventure Rides

76 Kaitieke Rd, Raurimu, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2952
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Spent a great couple of hours on a new quad with my 11 year old son riding shotgun with Carl in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
scuba445
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Manchester
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Fantastic hosts, fantastic ride!

Today is something my fiancée and I will always remember. Our lovely hosts Maria and Karl were so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SuzyGurl
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We guide quad bike and side-by-side buggy tours through the heart of the Tongariro National Park in the Ruapehu District. Come and experience New Zealand native bush, farmland, where you can cross natural streams, and enjoy stunning views onto the famous Raurimu Spiral, Tongariro National Park, and our volcanoes. All gear will be provided. All our guides are NZQA qualified.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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76 Kaitieke Rd, Raurimu, New Zealand
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+64 7-892 2952
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a great couple of hours on a new quad with my 11 year old son riding shotgun with Carl in the side-by-side buggy around the hills and forests. The riding was surprisingly challenging and all the better for it. The gear is good and...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today is something my fiancée and I will always remember. Our lovely hosts Maria and Karl were so friendly and patient with us. Excellent ride, I found myself yelling woohoo a few times after getting through a small challenge! The views are beautiful and we...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was lovely to meet you both, thank you for the review, Maria

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

First of all, many thanks to Maria & Karl and also Jaime for making our day! ☺️ Beautiful day with great fun on the quad bikes. We had booked an hour and a half, but ended up being out for two 🙂 Even though my...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Two hours of quad biking today provided lots of fun and excitement for our family of four at this really well run organisation. Friendly and knowledgeable, Carl and his wife made us feel safe and at ease, despite none of being experienced and the terrain...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Fun fun fun was had by our family on this adventure stop. The owners were great hosts. The track you take has so many different elements that makes it fun and challenging if that's what you want. We will definitely go here again. Thanks guys...

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you, it was so nice to meet you all.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Best quad experience we have ever done. We had 3 in our group who have quad biked in 3 locations in New Zealand and once in Cairns and this rates easily the best most technical fun ride we have done. One in our group was...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

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Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a two hours ride with Karl and Maria and we had so much fun. They are very friendly and welcoming people. I had never ridden a quad bike before but they take time to explain how to do it and you can train...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Spent 1.5hours with mates driving through mud, water, forestry and fields and some of the views were stunning (helped by glorious NZ weather). Karl and Maria were great hosts and the kit and bikes were top quality. A must do if you are any where...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Karl and Maria were great hosts and guides. This is the most fun on 4 wheels!! Would highly recommend to anyone

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Maria and Karl run an awesome adventure experience. Their base is super clean and organised. The safety brief and training is comprehensive, the trails are a great mixture of Mud, Bush, Rivers and excellent scenery - on our trip we saw all three of the...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

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