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Ruapehu Adventure Rides

76 Kaitieke Rd, Raurimu, New Zealand
+64 7-892 2952
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Fantastic family fun on the farm

What a great family adventure! We stayed overnight in the Campable motorhome campsite at Ruapehu... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Stella405
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Sydney, Australia
Awesome experience

We did an hour quad bike ride as our hike was cancelled by the weather and the ride really saved... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
anna c
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Berlin, Germany
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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 24 April 2017

What a great family adventure! We stayed overnight in the Campable motorhome campsite at Ruapehu Adventure Rides so we were ready to go for our morning ride through the hills. Our guide Karl (and the business co-owner), who comes from a farming/contracting background knows everything...More

Thank Stella405
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 13 April 2017

We did an hour quad bike ride as our hike was cancelled by the weather and the ride really saved our day. Carl and Maria were amazing, so kind and patient and we had tons of fun riding through some fields, forest and even a...More

Thank anna c
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thank you, travel safe

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This was a last min planned trip since the hike up my ruapehu was cancelled due to poor weather. As teenagers, my brother and I were disappointed. However, we booked a buggies for the older adults and 2 quad bikes for the my brother and...More

Thank Lydia L
Maria S, Manager at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you, it was great to meet you.

Reviewed 2 April 2017

As part of a family fun day out, doing the quadbike adventure was our last excitement for the day. Our group consisted of parents with 4 adult children. None of us had any real experience in quadbiking but after 30 minutes practising, the 4 of...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This was hands down the best adventure we had on our NZ trip. Where do I start?? The people are fantastic, a real family business and they make you feel like part of there family. The adventure was unreal. Up n down steep hills, thru...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We booked a tour for one hour and it was just amazing. It's a great adventure and the guides are so friendly. I just can admit this trip to everyone.

Thank Nils F
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We opted for the four person buggy and the 2 hr trip and so pleased we did. What a brilliant way to spend 2 hrs and a unique way to see incredible views. Carl and Maria were lovely and so welcoming. Our tour was extended...More

Thank stroppymare
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Thank you for your review, it was lovely to meet you.

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Owners provide a fabulous adventure with top class service. Felt at ease once I was shown how to ride. They take photos as you go so no need for you to take your camera which is great. Will definitely return!

Thank Janet O
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 5 January 2017

While visiting family in Taumaranui, we were invited along to Ruapehu Adventure Rides where we enjoyed a scenic buggy ride through New Zealand's incredible countryside. The tour was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone - even our 8 year old with the exception of the odd squeal!...More

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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thank you

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Do not miss this unforgettable experience, the most incredible views and so much fun. Karl and Maria are such lovely people, could not have made us more welcome. One of the best things I've ever done. Thanks again!

Thank holderemma
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thank you for your review, it was great to meet you both.

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