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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...more
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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All reviews quad bikes great fun great hosts an amazing experience side by side experienced riders a lot of variety fun experience wet weather gear would highly recommend to anyone central plateau thanks guys an absolute lions tour muddy puddles take photos two hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fun experience and more confidence of myself , at the begging ,I thought I will stay in the Buggy while my 6 other mates ride on the quad bike ,but after the testing course I were brave enough to try , finally I made it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review Cheers Karl and Maria

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great trip. If you love quad biking you will love this. Super tricky but the guy that took us out was a pro and totally patient as well. Can not recommend this place enough!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great afternoon going for the quilad ride for 2 hours. After the briefing and instruction we went on the quad and had a lovely track full with mud and slippy things! Great fun and a lovely view pver the volcanos. Thank you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paulina W
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, it was lovely to meet you both Enjoy NZ

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A huge thank you to Maria and Karl for an amazing and incredibly fun experience. We were a group of four riders of differing skill levels and all thoroughly enjoyed the ride. The track was more advanced than expected but was brilliant, and the view...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review it was nice to meet you all.

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Wow, what can I say. We visited and had the most amazing quad bike experience through the prettiest most stunning scenery. Some of us had used a quad before but I had not, Carl and his wife were amazing took us on a trail and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thanks for your review

Reviewed 27 October 2018

We just finished 2 hours of the BEST quad biking ever!!! I had no idea it would be such fun. This is a very professional place - they make sure you are kitted up in wet weather gear and boots (needed for those muddy puddles),...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amy W
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review Karl and Maria

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Karl and Maria are awesome down to earth people with hearts of gold. Their "nothings too much" attitude won us over and we had a hair raising trip across the land. Stunning back drops, muddy tracks, lots of laughter. My 3 and 5 year old...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lansom
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Great to meet you, thank you for your review Karl and Maria

Reviewed 3 September 2018

When you have two teenage sons and a closed mountain, try Ruapehu Adventure Rides. What an awesome experience. The trails are challenging and technical, and Karl chooses the routes to suit the capabilities of the group. Excellent instruction and practice session, and a ride that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for your review Karl and Maria

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This was by far the best quad biking experience I have ever had. It was amazingly fun, the crew were super friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this to anyone it is well worth it!!! Thank you Ruapehu Adventure Rides I had the best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

If the mountain is closed and you’re looking for some serious fun, you’ve come to the right place!! Maria and Karl are super accommodating, friendly and helpful. The bikes are modern, in great condition and easy to use. The tracks are exciting and the views...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BD328
Maria S, Owner at Ruapehu Adventure Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Thank you for your review Karl and Maria

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