Activities, walks, relaxation…

Tuatapere and his area offer a lot of different ways to enjoy your time!
Have a look and don’t hesitate to ask us for more information.

Southern Scenic Route
This journey between Queenstown and Dunedin is approximately 610 kilometers of natural and cultural attractions laid out one after the other – wildlife viewing, short walks, mountain-biking, fishing, hunting, boating, camping, tramping, caving…

Hump Ridge Track
The Tuatapere Hump Ridge Track is a 3 day loop walk that takes hikers along the south coast of New Zealand, up to the sub-alpine zone of the Hump Ridge, and over historic viaducts in the heart of native forest. Our two backcountry…

Horse Riding
Imagine… exploring a farmland above the sea then riding on a beautiful beach. Orepuki horse treks offers various horse riding options suitable for beginners to experienced riders…

Clifden Caves & Bridge
The Clifden Caves are one of only a few cave systems in Southland. We recommend you keep party sizes small.
The Clifden suspension bridge spans 111.5 metres over the Waiau River…

Lake Hauroko
Lake Hauroko is located in a mountain valley in Fiordland National Park in the South Island of New Zealand. The long S-shaped lake is 30 kilometres in length and covers an area of 63 km². It is New Zealand’s deepest lake.
Walks around
There is many tracks listed by the DOC, Aparima Heritage Trails, and short walks around Tuatapere (Domain Reserve, Cemetery Bush,
Long Hill…)
From Blue Cliff Beach to Colac Bay by Gemstone, Monkey Island, Cosy Nook, a lot of places to swim, surf or look at the sunset.

Covered, heated, 25 meters, four lane community pool.
Contact Rachael Poole 03 226 6364 for more information.
Golf Club
One of the best 9-hole courses in Southland. This course has a good variety of holes and the alternative tee locations create a totally different course second time round. The course is located on a former…
A 2 court complex with glass backed walls.
– Bushman Museum in Tuatapere at the Hump Ridge Track office. in Riverton.
Mainland Southland offers a wide range of exciting hunting opportunities. It is a popular area to hunt red deer, fallow deer, goats, chamois and pigs.
Fiordland National Park, the nearby Pyke Forest and areas in western Southland…

The Waiau River is the largest of the Southland rivers, well stocked with both rainbow and brown trout offering a range
of options for all forms of trout fishing…