"YOU'RE OFF TO GREAT PLACES, TODAY IS YOUR DAY. YOUR MOUNTAIN IS WAITING, SO GET ON YOUR WAY."
TONGARIRO TRACK & TRANSPORT
The Tongariro Crossing
The Tongariro Crossing is a one way track - you need to arrange return transport or shuttle. You will be away for most of the day - as this is a remote area theft from and vandalism to cars left at the road ends is an increasing problem. We recommend you leave your vehicle here at the lodge, we are sure you do not want to waste your holiday time in a New Zealand police station.
$40pp RETURN SHUTTLE
$50.00 per person shuttle from National Park Village (return).
Times changeable due to weather conditions and numbers of people going, phone or email for departure times.
Arrange a pick up time to summit Mt Ngauruhoe (before you leave). We do have some cell phone coverage on the Tongariro Alpine Crossing, depending on what service you are with.
Groups by arrangement.
Lunch $20.00 - by prior arrangement only.
1 x Sandwich,
2 x pieces of Fruit,
1 healthy nut Bar,
1 muesli Bar,
1 packet nuts/raisins,
1 Chocolate Bar
1.5 litres of Water
1 boiled egg
YOU WILL ALSO NEED...
As the weather conditions can change rapidly in the region you need to be prepared with:
GOOD PROTECTIVE CLOTHING:
Tramping boots, (or good strong footwear), day pack, wool jumper or fleece, waterproof coat, hat and gloves, first aid kit, sun block, food and water.
We can arrange hiking boots, rain jackets, pants, hiking poles and backpacks. We can also provide crampons and ice axes (when required).
Hiking boots $15.00
Hiking poles $10.00