Things to see and do in Ohakune
Ohakune is the Central North Island playground providing an incredible array of sights and things to do.
Ohakune is the perfect base to experience it all.
Check out some of our best highlights below.
Experience The unforgettable Whanganui River Journey, part of the New Zealand Great Walks network.
Several short scenic walks start right from Ohakune town centre, while the dramatically stunning Tongariro and Whanganui national parks are within easy reach for a day trip or the full multi-day hiking expedition.
Ohakune is fast becoming one of the North Island's premier cycling destinations with fantastic trails ranging from easy 15 minute riverside tracks to 5 day cross-terrain expeditions (The Mountains to Sea Cycle trail)
Rated as one of New Zealand's Best one day hikes.
Shuttles departing daily from Ohakune.
Ohakune Carrot Park
Hours of fun and entertainment can be enjoyed for young and old at the Famous Ohakune Carrot Park.
Ohakune is rich in history from the Railways, Tangiwai disaster and National Army Museum