Adventure

Awesome Adventures Hokianga

From fishing, to sailing, hunting, night time forest encounters, Hokianga has a wealth of fun and excitement in the most beautiful scenery in the world.

On the Water – Boat Charters & Services

Awesome Adventures Hokianga

  • Based in Opononi and operating from Omapere beach during summer
  • AAH offer cultural Jet Ski tours and hire out kayaks, jet skis, water skis
  • Try out the Big Banana, the Blob and the Fly Fish
  • Open everyday from 9am – 5pm
  • Contact Len and Antoinette
  • 09 4058224
  •  www.aah.nz

Hokianga Express Charters

  • Sandboarding and trips to the giant sand dunes  from Opononi Wharf.
  • Available for fishing charters.
  • For more details click here or pop into the Hokianga i-site
  • Call Pete Clarke on 021 405872 or 09 4058872
  •  hkexpress@xtra.co.nz

Ranui on the Hokianga

The historic Ranui offers:

  • Scenic and historic tours
  • Dinner cruises
  • Charters
  • The cycle trail ferry link operating between Horeke, Kohukohu and Rawene.
  • Call Dimitri Edmonds on 022 644 3599  or see www.ranui.nz

CYCLE TRAILS

Cyclists can now enjoy travelling New Zealand's newest cycle trails and cross from one to the other with the cycle trail ferry link  aboard the Ranui between Horeke, Kohukohu, and Rawene.

Twin Coast Cycle Trail – Pou Herenga Tai

Crossing the Mid North coast to coast. From Horeke on the Hokianga Harbour (West Coast) to Opua on the East Coast cycle 87km through diverse, stunning landscapes. A fascinating journey through some of New Zealand's earliest Maori and European settlements.

www.twincoastcycletrail.kiwi.nz/

The Far North Cycle Trail

From the lighthouse at Cape Reinga, down Ninety Mile Beach – best ridden at low tide – and on through Ahipara and into Hokianga via Broadwood and Kohukohu to Rawene. This epic 161 km ride is made up of 50% solid sand surface and 50% sealed road.

 www.nzcycletrail.com/trails/far-north-cycleway/

WALKING/TRAMPING/GUIDED WALKS

Footprints Waipoua

Our local guides will take you on a memorable journey through nature's stages of evolution, while providing a mythological interpretation of life in the forest. Meet our ancestors; the mighty Tane Matua Ngahere and Tane Mahuta, huge Kauri trees.

Heritage and Sunset Tour Waipoua

Join the guide on an easy stroll near the Waipoua River and learn about the heritage of the Waipoua Forest. Or maybe go with a local guide to relax and enjoy the stories being told whilst watching the sun setting in the background.

www.teroroa.iwi.nz/visit-waipoua.html

Wairere Boulders

Waiotemarama Falls Bush Walk

Department of Conservation walkways

www.doc.govt.nz

Guided Tours

Hokianga Shuttles

Let someone else do the driving – organise to be picked up, dropped off or enjoy a day of sightseeing.

  • Tours to suit – ½ day or full day tours and excursions in the comfort of a seven seater.
  • Call Neal on 027 2931616 or Trish   027 525 8000
  •   nealdeb@xtra.co.nz