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If you go . . .

Visit Ruapehu

011-64-6-385-8427

www.visitruapehu.co.nz

New Zealand Cycle Trail

www.nzcycletrail.com

Blue Duck Station

Whakahoro

011-64-7-895-6276

www.blueduckstation.co.nz

Rates start at $185 for a lodge, based on double occupancy; $45 per person in a dorm room.

Adrift Guided Outdoor Adventures

National Park Village

011-64-7-8922-751

www.adriftnz.co.nz

Runs bike trips in Tongariro and Whanganui national parks.

Rates: $176.50 per person for full-day trip on Mangapurua Track, Fisher’s Track, or Old Coach Road, includes bike rental, local transportation, guide, and lunch. Jet boat ride extra.