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14 December 2016
DOC is encouraging visitors to the Tongariro Alpine Crossing this summer to use a licensed transport operator.
24 May 2016
DOC has reduced the area of caution around Ruapehu’s crater to 400 m from the Crater Lake shore.
11 May 2016
DOC today issued a warning to climbers and trampers on Mt Ruapehu not to enter the Summit Hazard Zone on the mountain until further notice.
19 April 2016
The muster of 100 Kaimanawa wild horses is planned for next week.
01 March 2016
DOC and the US Embassy will celebrate national parks and the benefits of getting out into nature during a visit to Tongariro National Park this week.
19 January 2016
The Tongariro Alpine Crossing has received substantial damage from extremely heavy rain.
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