Waikato River Trails
Mangakino and Whakamaru are stops on this 100km walking and cycling route, which follows the river from near the southern end of Lake...
Tears up the water on Mangakino’s Lake Maraetai, offering wakeboarding, wakeskating and wakesurfing as well as basic backpacker...
A 30km detour from Orakei Korako will take you to Butcher’s Pool , a bedecked but otherwise purely natural thermal spring in the middle...
Lonely Planet review
Fishing trips and scenic lake cruises on a two-storey catamaran.