Te Urewera

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This page lists businesses that have DOC's approval to operate in the areas it manages and can display the DOC Approved label.

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Transport

Property Prospects

Helicopter transport in Waipunga Forest, Whirinaki, Pureroa and Ruahine Forest Parks.

adamfi@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Eastern Ruahine Forest Park ; Pureora Forest Park ; Western Ruahine Forest Park ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Helisika

Helicopter transport in Waioeka, Whirinaki, Kaimanawa, Pureroa, Kaweka and Ruahine Forest Parks.

www.helisika.co.nz

Places:  Eastern Ruahine Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaweka Forest Park ; Pureora Forest Park ; Waioeka Conservation Area ; Western Ruahine Forest Park ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Whirinaki Forest Holidays Shuttle

Shuttle to all Whirinaki Te Pua-a-Tane Conservation Park tracks for hunters, hikers, day-trippers and mountain-bikers.

www.whirinakiforestholidays.co.nz

Places:  Arohaki Lagoon Track ; H Tree Track ; Ngutuoha Nature Trail ; Sanctuary Track ; Waiatiu Falls Track ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Helihunt 'n' Fish Taupo

Helicopter transport in Whirinaki, Kaimanawa and Pureroa Forest Parks.

p.janssen@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Pureora Forest Park ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Big Bush Holiday Park

Shuttle and water taxi service for the Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk; transport between Wairoa and Lake Waikaremoana.

www.lakewaikaremoana.co.nz

Places:  Lake Waikaremoana ; Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk ; Onepoto Caves Track ; Te Urewera

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Bus and Coach Association New Zealand

Charter bus services to carparks at conservation areas around New Zealand.

List of DOC-approved member operators

Places:  

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Central Helicopters

Helicopter transport in the eastern Bay of Plenty, Urutawa and Waioeka Conservation Areas.

www.centralhelicopters.co.nz

Places:  Urutawa Conservation Area ; Waioeka Conservation Area

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Helipro

Helicopter transport throughout New Zealand.

www.helipro.co.nz

Places:  Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Rimutaka Forest Park ; Tararua Forest Park ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Gisborne Helicopters

Helicopter transport and scenic flights in Kaweka Forest Park, East Coast Hawke's Bay.

www.gisbornehelicopters.co.nz

Places:  Kaweka Forest Park ; Waioeka Conservation Area

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Opotiki Helicopters NZ Ltd

Helicopters landings sites in the Eastern Bay of Plenty and East Coast District

Steven Woods

steve@opotikihelicopters.co.nz

http://opotikihelicopters.co.nz/

Cell Phone:027 6550050

Places:  Te Urewera National Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Waimana Helicopters

Helicopter transport in Waioeka and Motu conservation areas, and Te Urewera.

waiheli@wave.co.nz

Places:  Te Urewera National Park ; Waioeka Conservation Area

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Lakeland Helicopters

Helicopter transport in Whirinaki Forest Park, Waioeka Conservation Area and Kaimanawa Forest Park.

www.lakelandheli.co.nz

Places:  Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Waioeka Conservation Area ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Lakeland Aviation

Helicopter transport in Kaimanawa, Kaweka and Whirinaki Forest Parks and Te Urewera.

www.lakelandaviation.co.nz

Places:  Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaweka Forest Park ; Te Urewera ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  

Services:  Transport

Volcanic Air Safaris

Scenic helicopter and floatplane tours in the Bay of Plenty region.

www.volcanicair.co.nz

Places:  Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Te Urewera ; Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Guided activities and tours

Whirinaki Rainforest Experiences

Guided walks in Whirinaki Forest Park.

www.whirinaki.com

Places:  Arohaki Lagoon Track ; Sanctuary Track ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching ; Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Black Sheep Touring Co

Guided walks as part of small-group and bespoke guided tours of New Zealand.

www.blacksheeptouring.co.nz

Places:  Arohaki Lagoon Track ; Bob's Cove Bridle Track ; Bob's Cove Track and Nature Walk ; Bream Head/Te Whara Track ; Bridle Track ; Cameron Valley Track ; Catlins Highway ; Catlins River Walk ; Catlins Waterfalls ; Croydon Bush and Dolamore Park ; Croydon Bush tramping tracks ; Croydon Bush walking tracks ; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat ; Ferndale tracks ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Fox Glacier Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley Walk ; French Pass Lookout Track ; Glenorchy area ; Glenorchy Walkway ; Goldie Bush Walkway ; Haast Pass Lookout Track ; Herekino Forest Track ; Hinehopu/Hongi's Track ; Kahurangi National Park ; Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway ; Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park ; Kaimai Summit Loop Track ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park tramping tracks ; Kaimanawa Forest Park walking tracks ; Lake Dispute to Moke Lake Track ; Lake Dispute Track ; Lake Matheson Walk ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks ; Lake Sylvan Track ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Maitai Bay Headland Track ; Makarora Valley Track ; Milford Road/Milford Sound ; Mimiwhangata Coastal Park ; Mount Arthur Tableland Circuit ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Iron Track ; Mt William Walkway ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Ngaiotonga - Kauri Grove Walk ; Ngaiotonga - Twin Bole Track ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Ohakune area short walks ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Orokawa Scenic Reserve ; Orokawa Scenic Reserve short walking tracks ; Otanewainuku Forest ; Otanewainuku walking tracks ; Otito Track ; Pelorus Scenic Reserve walking tracks ; Pukenui Forest tracks ; Rainbow Mountain Scenic Reserve ; Rainbow Mountain-Crater Lake Walk ; Rainbow Mountain-Summit track ; Rakiura National Park ; Ruakaka Pipeline RoadTtrack ; Sanctuary Track ; Seven Mile Track/Wilson Bay Track ; Stewart Island/Rakiura ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day tramping tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura day walking tracks ; Stewart Island/Rakiura short day walks ; Taheke Waterfall Track ; Tangihua Forest ; Tangihua Forest Nature Walk ; Tangihua Main Ridge Track ; Tarawera Falls Track ; Tarawera Outlet to Falls Track ; Te Henga Walkway ; Te Paki ; Te Waikoropupu Springs ; Tongariro National Park ; Travers-Sabine Circuit ; Twilight Beach to Te Paki Stream ; Waiatiu Falls Track ; Waipu Caves Walk ; West Matukituki Track ; West Wanaka ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park ; Whakapapa Village short walks ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Hunting Guides Association

Guided hunting trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.nzphga.com

Places:  

Activities:  Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Cartesian Technologies

Guided half and full day tours in the Bay of Plenty.

84 Arawa Street   
Matata, RD4,
Whakatane
Telephone: +64 7 322 2102

Places:  

Activities:  Guided walks ; Scenic and nature tours

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Places:  

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Foris

Guided day walks in the Whirinaki Forest Park.

www.foris.co.nz

Places:  Arohaki Lagoon Track ; Sanctuary Track ; Te Urewera ; Waiatiu Falls Track ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

ANZ Nature Tours

Tour packages and tailor-made travels for individual travellers and groups within New Zealand. Self-drive and special interest tours for travel agents as well as independent travellers.

www.anznaturetours.com

Places:  Abel Tasman Coast Track ; Abel Tasman National Park ; Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks ; Arrowtown Chinese Settlement ; Bob's Cove Track and Nature Walk ; Cameron Valley Track ; Cathedral Caves Walk ; Catlins Highway ; Catlins River Walk ; Catlins Waterfalls ; Coromandel Peninsula ; Coromandel Walkway ; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat ; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks ; Fiordland National Park ; Jacks Blowhole Track ; Kaikoura Peninsula Walkway ; Kepler Track ; Kepler Track: Carpark to Luxmore Hut ; Lake Matheson Walk ; Lake Rotoiti short walks ; Lake Rotoiti tramping tracks ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Waikaremoana ; Makarora region ; Makarora Valley Track ; Marlborough Sounds ; Matukituki Valley ; McLean Falls Track ; Moeraki Boulders ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Iron Track ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Onepoto Caves Track ; Pauatahanui Inlet ; Peel Forest Park ; Peel Forest Park easy access tracks ; Peel Forest Park tramping tracks ; Peel Forest Park walking tracks ; Queen Charlotte Track ; Rangitoto Island longer walks ; Rangitoto Island Scenic Reserve ; Rangitoto Island shorter walks ; Rangitoto Island summit walks ; Rob Roy Track ; Routeburn Track ; Tautuku walks ; Te Urewera ; Tongariro Alpine Crossing ; Tongariro National Park ; West Matukituki Track ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Guided walks ; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Te Urewera Treks

Guided walks in Whirinaki Forest Park and Te Urewera.

www.teureweratreks.co.nz

Places:  Lake Waikaremoana ; Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk ; Te Urewera ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Volcanic Air Safaris

Scenic helicopter and floatplane tours in the Bay of Plenty region.

www.volcanicair.co.nz

Places:  Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Te Urewera ; Waioeka Gorge Scenic Reserve ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Multi-Day Adventures New Zealand

Guided walking, sea kayaking, mountain biking and rafting trips in the North Island.

www.multidayadventures.co.nz

Places:  Anaura Bay Scenic Reserve ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Raukumara Forest Park ; Te Urewera ; Tongariro Forest Conservation Area ; Whirinaki Forest Park

Activities:  Guided walks ; Kayaking and canoeing ; Mountain biking and cycling ; Rafting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Walking Legends

Guided walks for Lake Waikaremoana, Tongariro Alpine Crossing, Tongariro National Park and Coromandel Peninsula.

www.walkinglegends.com

Places:  Cathedral Cove Walk ; Coromandel Peninsula ; Coromandel Walkway ; Kaharoa Conservation Area ; Kaharoa Kokako Track ; Kaipawa Trig Track ; Kauaeranga Kauri Trail ; Kauaeranga Valley ; Kauaeranga Valley short walks ; Kauaeranga Valley tramping tracks ; Kauaeranga Valley walking tracks ; Kauri Block Track ; Lake Waikaremoana ; Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Rainbow Mountain Scenic Reserve ; Rainbow Mountain-Crater Lake Walk ; Rainbow Mountain-Summit track ; Te Urewera ; Tongariro Alpine Crossing ; Tongariro National Park ; Waiau Falls and Kauri Grove Lookout ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Ramblers Worldwide Holidays

Guided walks as part of tours throughout New Zealand.

www.ramblersholidays.co.uk

Places:  Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village tramping tracks ; Aoraki/Mount Cook Village walking tracks ; Bannockburn walks ; Ben Lomond Track ; Cathedral Cove Walk ; Coromandel Peninsula ; Diamond Lake and Hospital Flat ; Diamond Lake and Rocky Mountain walks ; Fiordland National Park ; Fox Glacier area ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park walking tracks ; Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area ; Lake Matheson Walk ; Lake Rotoiti walking tracks ; Lake Sylvan Track ; Lake Taupo area ; Milford Road/Milford Sound ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mount Iron Track ; Mt Crichton Loop Track ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; North Head Historic Reserve ; North Head Historic Walk ; Pelorus Scenic Reserve walking tracks ; Routeburn Track ; Ruakuri Caves and Bush Scenic Reserve ; Ruakuri walk ; Tongariro National Park ; Walks close to Taupo township ; West Wanaka ; Westland Tai Poutini National Park ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Gisborne Helicopters

Helicopter transport and scenic flights in Kaweka Forest Park, East Coast Hawke's Bay.

www.gisbornehelicopters.co.nz

Places:  Kaweka Forest Park ; Waioeka Conservation Area

Activities:  Scenic flights

Services:  Guided activities and tours ; Transport

Hiking New Zealand

Guided multi-activity adventure tours in the South and North Island.

www.hikingnewzealand.com

Places:  Angelus Hut tracks and routes ; Arohaki Lagoon Track ; Ben Lomond Track ; Cascade Saddle Route ; Dawson Falls tramping tracks ; Donnelly Flat Loop Walk ; Earnslaw Burn Track ; Eastern Ruahine Forest Park ; Egmont National Park ; Fiordland National Park ; Gentle Annie Track ; Gertrude Saddle Route ; Gillespie Pass Circuit ; Haast Pass Highway walks ; Invincible Gold Mine ; Kaimanawa Forest Park ; Kaimanawa Forest Park tramping tracks ; Kaweka Forest Park ; Kepler Track: Carpark to Luxmore Hut ; Lake Marian Track ; Lake Rotopounamu loop track ; Lake Tarawera Scenic Reserve ; Lake Waikareiti Walk ; Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk ; Makahu Road easy tramping tracks ; Makahu Road tramping tracks ; Mid Pohangina Hut Track ; Mitre Flats ; Moeraki Boulders ; Mount Aspiring National Park ; Mt Holdsworth - Jumbo Circuit ; Nelson Lakes National Park ; North Egmont tramping tracks ; North Egmont walking tracks ; Nugget Point/Tokata ; Okere Falls Scenic Reserve ; Okere Falls Track ; Queenstown area ; Rees-Dart Track ; Rob Roy Track ; Round the Mountain Track ; Routeburn Track: Key Summit Track ; Routeburn Track: Lake Howden Track ; Ruapani Circuit Track ; Sunrise Track ; Tararua Forest Park ; Tararua Southern Crossing ; Tarawera Outlet to Falls Track ; Tarawera Outlet to Humphries Bay ; Tautuku walks ; Tongariro National Park ; Western Ruahine Forest Park ; Whakapapa area walking tracks ; Whakapapa Village short walks ; Whakapapa Village walking tracks ; Whakapapaiti Valley Track ; Whirinaki Forest Park ; Whirinaki Track ; Whirinaki Waterfalls Track

Activities:  Guided walks

Services:  Guided activities and tours

 

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