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Horse Trek - Half Hour

This popular 30 minute gentle trek is suitable for beginners upwards. We have horses to suit all abilities. Your guide will take you over the lower tracks of Mount Ngongotaha taking in the beautiful scenery and views over Lake Rotorua.

We Provide

We provide safety helmets for all our treks.

Please Bring

Please wear covered in shoes for your trek.

Restrictions

Minimum Age 8 yrs. Max weight 95 kg

Horse Trek - 1 Hour

Our fully guided treks are suitable for novice or experienced riders with horses and ponies to match your ability. As you climb up Mount Ngongotaha you will reach our higher lookout where you will be able to take photos of the amazing views over Lake Rotorua and beyond.

We Provide

We provide safety helmets for all our treks.

Please Bring

Please wear covered in shoes for your trek.

Restrictions

Minimum age 12 years
Maximum weight 95 kg

Pony Trek (5-9 years)

This is the perfect introduction to a horse or pony for younger riders (5-9 years old). The pony trek involves a 10 min, hand-led pony trek around our arena or the flat, lower paddocks. The horse is under the control of an experienced handler at all times, allowing the rider to simply enjoy the sensation of riding a horse.

We Provide

We provide safety helmets for all our treks.

Please Bring

Please wear covered in shoes for your trek.

Get Started

Our custom built clay bird shooting venue is nestled into beautiful Rotorua native bus. We have a well stocked armory of 12 gauge ‘under and over’, pump action or semi auto shotguns to suit all levels of shooter. Our licenced team will show you how to hold the shotgun, how best to stand and how to track and follow the targe. Most importantly they will show you how to shoot the target ! This package includes 25 shots per person

We Provide

All safety gear is provided for all tours.

Please Bring

Please wear warm clothing in Winter.

Restrictions

Minimum Age 14 yrs

Duration

45 min

Semi Serious

For a fast and furious clay bird experience, the semi serious package is required! Using a semi-automatic shotgun with a 5 shell magazine, we offer a variety of clay shooting styles. ‘Nail’ single clays at a sedate pace or when our instructor feels you are ready, try a fast paced stream of 5 clays for the ultimate adrenaline rush! This package inlcudes 50 shots per person.

We Provide

All safety gear is provided for all tours.

Please Bring

Please wear warm clothing in Winter.

Restrictions

Minimum Age 14 yrs

Duration

45 min

Semi Serious Not Addicted

Semi Serious Addicted

4WD Buggy 30 minute tour

Your guide will drive you over the lower farmland on the side of Mount Ngongotaha looking out towards Lake Rotorua. You will see sheep, cows and native birds during your tour and learn about the local Maori culture of the mountain. Our buggies seat up to 5 people.

We Provide

We provide safety helmets and all customers wear seat belts during their tour.

Please Bring

Warm clothing should be worn during Winter months.

Restrictions

Age 2 - 92 years

Duration

30 min

4WD Buggy 1 hour tour

Imagine being taken over 750 acres of native bush on forestry tracks which are over 100 years old. Travel between beautiful native trees and the famous Silver Ferns. Your guide will share traditional stories about local Maori culture specific to Mount Ngongotaha. You will listen to the wonderful New Zealand native birds in their natural environment. This is perfect for families as our buggies can take up to 5 people.

We Provide

We provide safety helmets and all customers wear seat belts during their tour.

Please Bring

Warm clothing should be worn during Winter months. Please bring your camera.

Restrictions

Age 2 - 92 years

Duration

60 min

Spirit Mountain - 1 hour tour

EXPERIENCE THE MYSTICAL CHARM OF THE SPIRIT MOUNTAIN
Our Spirit Mountain Combo is the fusion of people, land and journey. You will start at Mitai Maori Village where you can enjoy the rich and powerful cultural Maori evening performance including a traditional Hangi meal. View the sacred Fairy Spring and witness warriors dressed in traditional dress paddling an ancient canoe set in natural native bush.

Your journey continues during the day at Adventure Playground where you will experience the local Maori history of Rotorua’s sacred land on Mount Ngongotaha in our guided 4wd buggy tour. Follow ancient Maori warrior trails and reach the highest lookout in Rotorua. Learn about the mystical love story of the beautiful Hinemoa and Tutanekai while taking in the breathtaking views of Mokoia Island on Lake Rotorua and beyond.

4WD Buggy & Maori Culture Experience
1 Hour Scenic 4WD Buggy Experience
Mitai Maori Village Experience
Explore the ‘Spirit Mountain’
Enjoy an Introduction to Maori Culture

We Provide

All safety and wet weather gear

Please Bring

Please wear warm clothing in Winter.

Duration

60 mins

Season

All year

4x4 Self Drive - Half hour tour

Come with the Adventure Playground team on an amazing off road tour. All of our Rotorua 4×4 self drive tours are headed by an experienced guide. You will love our new, nippy 2-seater 4×4 self drive vehicles! We start your ride with a full safety briefing, before giving you a spin around our training paddock to get used to your off-road vehicle before we start exploring the beautiful Mount Ngongotaha countryside & native bush. We take you to various scenic lookouts during your tour so make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment. All safety gear is provided. There will be opportunities for eligible drivers to swap seats during the tours.

Our Rotorua 4×4 Self Drive Tours are great for family outings, stag do’s, birthday parties and corporate events. All drivers must hold a valid driving license for a car (NZ or overseas). We have a firm focus on fun & safety. All of our guides hold a current first aid certificate

We Provide

All safety and wet weather gear

Please Bring

Please wear warm clothing in Winter.

Duration

30 mins

Season

All year

4x4 Self Drive -1 hour tour

Come with the Adventure Playground team on an amazing off road tour. All of our Rotorua 4×4 self drive tours are headed by an experienced guide. You will love our new, nippy 2-seater 4×4 self drive vehicles! We start your ride with a full safety briefing, before giving you a spin around our training paddock to get used to your off-road vehicle before we start exploring the beautiful Mount Ngongotaha countryside & native bush. We take you to various scenic lookouts during your tour so make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment. All safety gear is provided. There will be opportunities for eligible drivers to swap seats during the tours.

Our Rotorua 4×4 Self Drive Tours are great for family outings, stag do’s, birthday parties and corporate events. All drivers must hold a valid driving license for a car (NZ or overseas). We have a firm focus on fun & safety. All of our guides hold a current first aid certificate

We Provide

All safety and wet weather gear

Please Bring

Please wear warm clothing in Winter.

Duration

60 mins

Season

All year