Taumarunui Canoe Hire offers  guided and unguided canoe hire and kayaking trips on the Whanganui River in New Zealand
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Where are we?

We are located 3 Kilometres West of Taumarunui on 25 Acres of Farmland, which overlooks the Picturesque Whanganui River and Mt Hikurangi.

If you are travelling South from Auckland, Hamilton or Waitomo:

To reach us, drive into Taumarunui Township, turn right at the Railway Station/Information Centre, follow the road through the Stop sign, and travel over the Bridge. Turn right when the Road ends. This is called Hikumutu Road. Taumarunui Canoe Hire and Jet Boat Tours is 3 Kilometres up the Road, with a Blue and Yellow Letter Box, a large sign with a canoe above it. Follow the Drive way up to the Top.

If you are Travelling North from the South Island, Wellington, or the Mountain:

To reach us, drive into Taumarunui Township, turn left at the Railway Station/Information Centre, follow the road through the Stop sign, and travel over the Bridge. Turn right when the Road ends. This is called Hikumutu Road. Taumarunui Canoe Hire and Jet Boat Tours is 3 Kilometres up the Road, with a Blue and Yellow Letter Box, a large sign with a canoe above it. Follow the Drive way up to the Top.

TAUMARUNUI is in the Centre of the North Island being close to Mt. Ruapehu, Mt Ngauruhoe and Mt. Tongariro.

It is only four hours drive from Wellington on State Highway 4, and three and a half hours drive from Auckland.

The nearest large centres are Taupo, Rotorua, Hamilton and Whanganui (or Wanganui), all about two hours drive away.

Intercity buses service Taumarunui daily, and a free pickup service is available by arrangement.

Accommodation

There are many options in the area, including Bed and Breakfasts and Motels.

For a remote and peaceful retreat to stay at, contact:

Riverview Homestay - Our Home away from Home. We have a King unit with its own deck overlooking the Whanganui River, and a Queen Unit. Contact us at 0800 CANOE4U or tmncanoehire@xtra.co.nz

Private Stay Accommodation - Riverview Jetours and Homestay is listed at privatestay.com.

Black Fern Lodge - unique backpackers accommodation - and much more.....
Email them at blackfernlodge@xtra.co.nz.


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We offer Freedom Camping Before & after your journey with us.

CONTACT DETAILS

Taumarunui Canoe Hire and Jet Boat Tours
292 Hikumutu Road
Taumarunui
New Zealand
tmncanoehire@xtra.co.nz

Free Phone:
0800 CANOE 4 U (NZ only)
(0800 22663 4 8)
(+64 7 895 7483)
If all else fails 64 7 895 5350

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