Outdoor Kid - Central North Island
Explore everything from barren volcanic landscapes through to rock chasms hidden deep within lush forests.
Our guidebook has 70+ of the best crowd-pleasing favourites to explore.
Lagoons? Check out Ohinetonga Lagoon in Ōwhango.
View millions of litres of water plummet off an ancient lava flow at Taranaki Falls in Tongariro National Park.
Thermal stream surrounded by native forest? Wallow in the soothing waters of Kerosene Creek near Rotorua. Better than it sounds!
Skiing? Check out our beginner’s guide to tackling Mt Ruapehu.
Educational sheets for spotting native birds and trees.
Department of Conservation Toyota Kiwi Guardian activity trails.
A5 size with 78 pages printed on certified FSC paper from sustainable sources. It's the perfect size to pop into backpacks or the glove box.
More than 70 adventures from: Rotorua city adventures, lakes and thermal parks, through to the Redwoods. Lake Taupō and free thermal streams, Tūrangi, Tokaanu, Tongariro River, Tongariro National Trout Centre, Whakapapa Village, Mount Ruapehu skiing, Ōhakune and surrounds, Pureora Forest Park, Ōwhango and Central Waikato, and spooky glowworms caves at Waitomo!
All walks show distance and time of the adventure, the grade of the path and if it is suitable for buggies, bikes, wheelchairs and pooches.