TONGARIRO RIVER RAFTING
Ranked No 1 in Taupō & Turangi!
Southern Lake Taupō's most experienced outdoor adventures company, Tongariro River Rafting guarantees an exceptional experience for your clients every single time.
Owned and operated by husband and wife team, Garth and Leigh Oakden for over 30 years, they know this river - and mountain bike trails, better than anyone.
Outdoor Adventures for everyone
WHITE WATER RAFTING
Grade 3 White Water
The most fun you’ll have in Taupō – take on 60 heart-pounding, roller coaster rapids on the Tongariro river with an expert guide at the helm, guiding your boat.
FAMILY FLOAT RAFTING
Gentler Grade 2 for the whole family
This is the perfect family activity – you, the kids, and an awesome guide in one raft, on an adventure on the Tongariro River – this is the ‘Family Float’ rafting adventure.
World famous fishing, only accessible by raft
This wilderness section of the river, with its crystal clear pools and unspoiled runs, gets minimal angling pressure compared to the lower Tongariro and can, therefore, deliver exceptional fishing.
The upper river is open to anglers from December 1st to May 31st each year.
BLUE DUCK EXPERIENCE
Make a difference whilst on holiday
A unique, hands-on NZ eco-adventure: help us protect the rare and endangered Whio (Blue Duck) population from predators while rafting the beautiful Tongariro River.
Superb riding on incredible trails
Southern Lake Taupo has some of the best mountain bike country in New Zealand. TRR know trails that ride through ancient beech forests, alongside magnificent trout rivers and past huge volcanoes. They have a range of different options available, whether you are after a guided trip, shuttle or freedom hire they can help you out. They have a large selection of sizes, including e-bikes, kids bikes, kids seats and trailer attachments.