Mangaweka Adventure Company

The historic, small town of Mangaweka is between between Lake Taupo and Wellington on State Highway 1.
Take a break and enjoy the spectacular papa (sandstone) cliffs and hidden canyons of the Rangitikei River.


Rafting and kayaking, wild to mild, one hour to four days.

The Rangitikei River has it all. Mangaweka Adventure Company provides activities for thrill seekers and passive adventurers alike and can tailor your adventure to suit your family, group or club.

Find an upcoming trip to sign up for.

Riverside Venue

Awastone is a fantastic venue for weddings and meetings & conferences.

Stay With Us

Make your visit to the Rangitikei an overnight affair with one of our many accommodation options.

Luxurious riverside lodgings, riverside camping and hosted rural retreats provide a range of options to suit your taste, budget and the experience you are looking for.