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Address: State Highway 47,, Tongariro National Park 3990, New Zealand
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+64 7-378 2662

Tongariro Quads offer unique quad biking rides through the Tongariro Forest...

Tongariro Quads offer unique quad biking rides through the Tongariro Forest Park. Located in the Tongariro National Park which is a world heritage area. Offering half, full and multi-day tours. Riding is all through scenic native bush in one of the most spectacular areas in New Zealand.Many clients have rated the Tongariro Quads experience as the best quad biking ride in New Zealand. There are numerous photo opportunities along the way with spectacular views of Mount Ruapehu, Mount Ngauruhoe and Tongariro.

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Highlight of our trip on the North Island

Excellent safety briefing by Malcolm at the onset. We had previously done quad biking in Australia (west & east coasts) & in Hawaii but this one beats them all. The water... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2012
Melbourne, Australia

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 14 September 2012

Excellent safety briefing by Malcolm at the onset. We had previously done quad biking in Australia (west & east coasts) & in Hawaii but this one beats them all. The water crossings were great (and challenging at times) & we were even snowed on! Thank you Malcolm for a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Thank wazandbob
Napier, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Our team of eight experienced an amazing full day quad biking adventure with Malcolm and Bradley. We had a range of abilities, ages, sizes and differing levels of enthusiasm, however, we all gave it a go and in the end everyone had a fantastic day. We were all impressed with the professional service, patience, teaching and guiding along the way... More 

Thank Alison D
1 review
Reviewed 6 August 2012

I had a great time on the quads, especially with the different terrains we went on. I never had much experience with quads but I felt safe and in control for the whole time because of Malcolm was excellent with helping us through the different areas. The lunch spot was so beautiful and a great place to take plenty of... More 

Thank Christie O
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 3 August 2012

One of the most exhilarating experiences of my life. This is proper quad biking. Malcolm is a great guide - patient and easy going. An absolute must if you are in the area. This is one you do not miss guys!!

Thank Traydex
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 July 2012

This is amazing quad biking, breathtaking views and some great stories! You will be fording streams (real ones, not just gentle trickles), ploughing through mud, (the deep stuff that needs an occasional push to get you through), and climbing some pretty steep hills! If you like excitement without the bubblewrap - this is it! (Malcom also provides gentler rides for... More 

Thank Chris Y
1 review
Reviewed 17 July 2012

This is an amazing place/company. You get right into the thick of the NZ bush and are treated to a full-on experience to suit your abilities and requests. From less challenging tracks to a full-on 4km river run where you feel you are kayaking half the time!! Simply amazing. malcolm lets you find your own ability and level and then... More 

Thank George D
Lyon, France
1 review
Reviewed 14 July 2012

We had an amazing full day trip! Beautiful scenery, lots of rush and adrenaline combined with a peaceful lunch in the middle of nowhere, surrounded only by nature. It's one of the best experiences I've had!! Truly recommend it. We just loved every second of it!

Thank Nayabel87
Tuusula, Finland
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 2012

We had a great 1/2-day trip despite the all-day rain. Don't let the weather affect whether you're going or not, it really won't ruin the experience as you're having so much fun. We hadn't driven quad bikes before, but we felt totally safe all the time, thanks to the thorough safety lesson. It was amazing to drive across quite a... More 

1 Thank Suvi S
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2012

if you're going to Tongariro with friends, young or old, you must do the quads as it's real fun. We drove all the way from Paeroa to Tongariro, doing the mountain air scenic flights and then the afternoon quads. I felt once and my jeans and jacket is filled with mud but I was laughing... laughing throughout the hours doing... More 

1 Thank nitamMacau
1 review
Reviewed 16 April 2012

My wife had not had any previous experience on quad bikes but with Malcolm's safety and preperation talk, it put her at ease and gave her all the confidence she needed. We had one of the best adventures we have had in a long time. As we said to Malcolm, we would and do thoroughly recomend you have a go... More 

Thank Murray W

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