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Tongariro Alpine Crossing Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 9.2 mi away
#1 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
by far one of the most amazing crossing, amazing views, stunning nature, superb fresh air, suitable for all levels fitness
The downhill section from the North Crater to Ketetahi Car Park is full of switchbacks that have wooden steps descending more than 1000 meters, but with uphill sections, too, as the track zigzags across wooded val...
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Ohakune Old Coach Road Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 12.2 mi away
#2 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
This IS a shared path for walkers and mountain bikers, even though there isn’t much information for walkers online! Park at the Marshall’s Road carpark to start the well signposted 6.8k return walk down the histor...
In the bush, nature at its best and views coming out into farm land stunning.
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Mt Ruapehu Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 11.6 mi away
#3 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Book a day trip to mount ruapehu from taupo and take in whakapapa nature walks,skiing, great views and walks , quite a big area to cover and amazing views from the top of the mountain back to lake taupo,the ski re...
There are amazing views all year around of Ruapehu from National Park, so from my experience it's the best place to stay.
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Taranaki Falls Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 5.5 mi away
#4 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
If you find yourself at Tongariro National Park visitor center with a few hours to kill and want a nice easy hike, this is the one to take.
Lovely scenery in the national park and great mountain views on a clear day.
Tawhai Falls Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 7.7 mi away
#5 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
If you are a Lord of the Rings fan or even just a lover of waterfalls and nature, you will love this falls!
Only a short walk from the car park, and two excellent viewing spots, from above and below the falls.
Tama Lakes Whakapapa, New Zealand
#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Whakapapa
Like many people leaving reviews, we went to Tongariro National Park planning to do the Alpine Crossing, but were thwarted by gale-force winds, so the staff at our hotel recommended the Tama Lakes walk instead.
The walk starts from Whakapapa Village and is signposted towards a small (free) car park where several walks have their starting point.
Waitonga Falls Track Ohakune, New Zealand
#1 of 5 Nature & Parks in Ohakune
Then, back to the car park.
Whakapapa Ski Area - Mt Ruapehu Whakapapa, New Zealand
#2 of 4 Nature & Parks in Whakapapa
September is the tail end of the skiing season but there was ample snow to enjoy the park.
Our car park in snow, it was so good experience when first time I touch the snow.
1 Way to experience it
Tongariro Northern Circuit Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 5.5 mi away
#9 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Just completed the TNC solo starting out from the village of National Park with transfers each way to the trailhead at Whakapapa 15 minutes away with Tongariro Crossing Shuttles.
... Hut more like a palace than a hut and visited the old waihonu hut which is a historic hut oldest in the park great restoration work the loop back to the Whakapapa village past the tama lakes and taranaki falls...
Silica Rapids Track Whakapapa, New Zealand
#3 of 4 Nature & Parks in Whakapapa
We were blessed with good weather and so from the top of the walk had amazing views across the Park.
We only did the 45 minute walk from the car park opposite the start of the walk on Bruce Road to the Rapids and back, it continues all the way to Whakapapa village which takes 2 hours.
Ohakune Carrot Adventure Park Ohakune, New Zealand
#2 of 5 Nature & Parks in Ohakune
It is located on the edge of the national park and is a base for trampers (hikers).
Walks into town from the park.
Mangawhero Forest Walk and Rimu Walk Ohakune, New Zealand
#3 of 5 Nature & Parks in Ohakune
Ridge Track Whakapapa, New Zealand
#4 of 4 Nature & Parks in Whakapapa
Whakapapa Nature Walk Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 5.2 mi away
#13 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Rimu Walk Ohakune, New Zealand
#4 of 5 Nature & Parks in Ohakune
Mangawhero Falls Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 7.3 mi away
#14 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Ohinetonga Reserve Owhango, New Zealand
#1 of 2 Nature & Parks in Owhango
Lake Rotokura Ohakune, New Zealand
#5 of 5 Nature & Parks in Ohakune
Signposted from Highway 49, 12km east of Ohakune, 1 Km along Karioi Station rd,cross the railway, then 1Km along a dirt track with many potholes, just manageable in a 2wd hire car, to Rotokuru car park.
Tongariro Crossing Shuttles Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 11.6 mi away
#15 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
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Te Porere Redoubt Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 9.5 mi away
#16 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Turoa Ski Area Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 2.9 mi away
#17 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
They also have a large park area near the Giant cafe. the cafe at the base is also quite nice particularly the top level.
We didn't realise there were shuttles to the car parks so we didn't know exactly were we were going for drop off.
Wild Journeys Owhango, New Zealand
#2 of 2 Nature & Parks in Owhango
Mounds Walk Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 8.2 mi away
#18 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Tree Trunk Gorge tracks Turangi, New Zealand 14.7 mi away
#4 of 4 Nature & Parks in Turangi
all the above sites are well worth visiting they will give you an insight to the nature of this area
Horsemtrails Tongariro National Park, New Zealand 17.5 mi away
#7 of 20 Nature & Parks in Tongariro National Park
Exhilarating and heart-warming, the wild ride through nature whilst sharing moving life-stories is up there with one of my absolute highlights.
Despite the fact that the rain and clouds totally obscured the majestic views of Tongariro National Park, and did pose somewhat of a challenge with weighing down the trees overhead (we had to duck a lot), it was a...