Maybe not so much 'Don't Miss' as 'Impossible to Miss', this roadside tribute to Ohakune's biggest crop was erected in 1984 and quickly...
Mountain Bike Station & Ski and Board Station
Rents mountain bikes (half/full day from $35/50) and provides transfers to local mountain-biking routes, including the Ohakune Old Coach...
Waitonga Falls & Lake Surprise Tracks
The path to Waitonga Falls (1½ hours return, 4km), Tongariro’s highest waterfall (39m), offers magnificent views of Mt Ruapehu. A more...
Housed in a spacious old bungalow, this groovy cafe has limited opening hours but remains a favourite among locals and visitors alike....
cnr Piwara St & SH49, Rangataua · interesting places nearby
Ruapehu Homestead information
Four kilometres east of Ohakune (near Rangataua), Ruapehu Homestead offers guided treks around its paddocks, as well as longer rides along the river and on backcountry trails with views of the mountain.