Other Activities by Trophy Hunt and Fish

Trophy Hunt and Fish New Zealand has a wide variety of outdoor and wilderness activities that can be incorporated into your hunting or fishing programme.

The following activities listed take place in and around Lake Taupo, but most can also be organised in other areas around New Zealand. Add one or two to your hunting and fishing adventure in New Zealand for the ultimate downunder experience – and our shopping trips cater for the ladies.

Whitewater Rafting

Whitewater Rafting

Raft one of the exciting rivers on the central plateau, from calm to wild waters. All equipment is supplied.

The Tongariro River south of Lake Taupo is a great experience for all ages.

No number is too big or too small.

Lake Cruises

Morgan Kent Cruises

Take a cruise on Lake Taupo, have lunch aboard the boat and marvel at the mountain views.

The cruises operate twice daily in the winter and three times daily in the summer.

Cruises leave daily.

Canoe Trips

Canoe Trips

Our canoe trips cover both lakes or rivers. Canoe on the lake or the rivers around Taupo or further afield. We offer both guided or unguided trips.

We also provide canoe trips in wilderness environments. All gear is supplied.

Image © Visit Ruapehu

4X4 Quad Bike Wilderness Adventures

Quad Bike Adventures

An experience of a life time! Take a 4 hour wilderness quad adventure with breath taking views on our 50 kilometre ride in New Zealand scenery.

Half day and full day rides are available.

A packed lunch supplied and our adventures can be taken overnight.

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

Mountain bike across the wilderness environment of the central plateau with breath taking views of mountains, rivers and lakes.

All trips are operated on both private and public property, including the famous 42nd Traverse.

All equipment is supplied, including lunch.

Tramping and Bush Walks


Tramp and walk through untouched virgin forests and lakes in the New Zealand wilderness. New Zealand has a selection of walks called "Great Walks" and one of them lies in the Ruapehu region and is called the Tongariro Crossing.

We offer both guided and unguided bush walks with accommodation also available.

Photography Safari - Native Birds and Game

Photography Safaris

We offer day trips for clients interested in wild game and native bird photography.

There is excellent scenery of mountains, rivers and lakes and good opportunity to photograph some of New Zealand native flaura and fauna.

Accommodation and meals can be provided.

Cultural Experiences

Cultural Experiences

Cultural venues are there for the tourists - boiling mud pools, thermal pools, volcanic habitats, the central Plateau.

New Zealand has a wide range of cultural interests including the traditional marae visits and a number of other ceremonies and shows.

Scenic Flights

Scenic Flights

Trophy Hunt and Fish New Zealand offers both float plane and helicopter flights.

Fly over the mountains and lakes of the central Plateau, across the mountains and wilderness, and over White Island (volcanic).

Bookings are essential.


World Class Golf Courses

Trophy Hunt and Fish New Zealand offers clients two courses for the keen golfer, one of which is Jack Nicklaus’ signature course at Kinlock on the northern end of Lake Taupo.

A 9 hole Golf Course is available with a backdrop of the snow covered Mount Ruapehu.

Image © Visit Ruapehu

Jet Boat Trips

Jet Boat Trips

Take a wilderness jet boat trip along the Whanganui River. Experience the eighth wonder of the world in the most wild of environments imaginable.

Experience the rapids & stunning scenery, visit the Nukunuku museum, a stop at the Lavender Farm for coffee, see the magic of the Ohura falls or the infamous Bridge To Nowhere.

Small Game Shooting

Small Game Hunting

Rabbits, hare and oppossum shooting can be arranged through Trophy Hunt and Fish for either an evening shoot.

Spotlightlighting at night is also an option.

Other Activities

Other activities such as Clay bird shooting, sky diving, skiing as well as various shopping venues for the ladies are also available and can be organised at short notice.