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Are you are looking for a relaxing, "get away from it all" time.

Come and see what the Lake District of New Zealand's North Island has to offer...   

Based at the southern end of Lake Karapiro, near the geographic centre of the North Island, Lake District Adventures is positioned to let you enjoy the clean air, great scenery & lakes of the Waikato / Bay of Plenty. 

10 mins from Hobbiton Movie Set

15 mins from Cambridge & Matamata. 

35 mins from Rotorua.

45 mins from Tauranga

55 mins from Mt Maunganui

75 mins from Taupo

2 hrs from Auckland

Waikato River Trail - Atiamuri to Whakamaru


Take a Day Tour, a Two Day Tour or a Multi Day Tour.   

All that is required is a medium level of fitness, a desire to get out into the open spaces, a camera and a "let's go" attitude. 

 We don't work "office hours" and are contactable 7 days a week.  

We can arrange it all - Shuttle pick up & drop off, accommodation, trail shuttle, bike hire & kayak hire 

 If Driving:


Take SH1 south from Cambridge or north from Tirau. 
1km south of the SH29 (Tauranga road) & SH1 Junction

watch for the brown Waikato River Trails sign.
Turn into Horahora Rd.
Entrance is approx 3.9km on right. 


approx 10km from the Arapuni end of Horahora Rd,

turn 200m north of the one way bridge.

U turn in the cul de sac & park on the left facing back - without

blocking neighbours gates, & walk through past

the lake edge.