Water Sports & Activities in Tongariro National Park / Ruapehu

Water Sports & Water Activities in New Zealand

New Zealand has 15,000kms of stunning coastline making Water Sports a top activity. Year round people flock to one of the many beaches, lakes or rivers to enjoy a wide range of water sport activities such as:

  • Jet Boating
  • White Water Rafing
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
  • Kayaking
  • River Boarding
  • Surfing
  • Sailing
  • Diving
  • Fishing

Below is a selection of Water Sport operators in New Zealand. Go on a guided tour or hire gear for your chosen self guided water sport activity.


Awa Tours Whanganui River canoe trips

Awa Tours, Whanganui River Tours ex Ohakune

Guided canoe trips on NZ's spectacular Whanganui River providing a Maori Cultural and Environmental experience
Bridge to Nowhere Tours Wanganui NZ

Bridge to Nowhere Tours, Wanganui

Jet boat tours to the Bridge to Nowhere, canoe hire, accommodation & adventure packages, tours to famous movie set locations
Canoe Safaris Ohakune

Canoe Safaris & Lodge, Ohakune

Ski lodge, guided canoe tours and rafting trips from Ohakune on the Whanganui, Mohaka and Rangitikei rivers
Taupo guided trout fishing

Central Plateau Fishing, Lake Taupo

The ultimate fly fishing trips on Lake Taupo & Turangi rivers with a professional guide. From 1/2 to multi day…
Auckland luxury tours

Love My New Zealand Luxury Escapes

Tailored day trips from Auckland, perfect evening moments & multi day tours as well as private bespoke luxury escapes around…
Extreme Rafting New Zealand

Rafting New Zealand, Turangi & Taupo

NZ's most awarded rafting adventures in the North Island's rafting capital. Taupo adventure centre for info & booking a range…
Tongariro River Rafting

Tongariro River Rafting, Turangi

The Tongariro River's most experienced rafting operator. Kayaking, fishing, mountain biking, multi day rafting for groups & individuals.