Tongariro River from below the Major Jones Bridge
Image: DOC



Follow the banks of the Tongariro River alongside farmland, through native bush and urban areas, enjoying magnificent river views. An easy, mainly flat track with multiple entry points - a great family friendly option.

13.2 km loop

Walking and tramping

2 - 3 hours Easy: Walking track

Mountain biking

30 min - 1 hr 30 min Easy: Grade 2

Dog access

Check, Clean, Dry

Clean all gear when moving between waterways to prevent the spread of didymo and other freshwater pests.

How to check, clean, dry your gear.


Turangi Office
Phone:   0800 275 362
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   3 Town Centre
Turangi 3334
Postal Address:   Private Bag 2
Turangi 3353
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