Things to do in Summer

Mountain Biking, Swimming, Fishing, Golf, Tennis, Bush Walks, Run, Tramp - the following links give some info into what's going on year-round in the Ohakune region. 

We'll update this page with key local events and activity details as we find out about them, but for now, check these out:

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Mountains to Sea MTB – Ruapehu to Whanganui

Part of the NZ Cycle Trail, under constant expansion. Ride parts or all of it – inspiring...

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Mountain Biking in Ruapehu District

Loads of trails and places to explore for families and keen riders alike...

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Bridge to Nowhere MTB/Jet boat ride

A mountain bike ride with jet boat ride option – a match made in heaven...

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Tongariro Crossing

Walk the iconic walk...

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'The Goat' Mountain Running Race

Iconic 21km adventure running race between Whakapapa and Turoa. December each year...

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Other Walks, Hikes and Climbs

From short walks to day trips, discover some amazing spots

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The raw beauty of Mt Ruapehu in Summer

From chair lift rides to crater lake walks, the mountain's a different place in Summer

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River Sports

Fishing, canoeing, jet boating, rafting or swimming....take your pick and choose your spot.

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Te Pepe Pump Track, Ohakune

A new pump track in Ohakune great for fun and skills riding. Right across the road from the Powder Keg.

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Ruapehu District Events

Motocross, Mountain Running, Rodeo...to name just a few

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Visit Ohakune's top bike and ski store

Don't forget your VIP discount for being a guest at Base49. Ask in-store for details.

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