Ketetahi Shuttle (one trip shuttle to Tongariro Alpine Crossing)
- Duration: 30 Minutes
- Location: Tongariro National park, Tongariro National Park
- Product code: TAC1KET
***Service recommence 26th September subject to track conditions***
***IMPORTANT COVID 19***
Due to Covid 19 with have a reduced capacity in our vehicles the following conditions to be followed
*No transit for any passengers exhibiting any flu like symptoms coughing or sneezing. The operator will cancel the trip and no refunds. Driver safety and that of any other passengers is priority and non negotiable.
*A minimum number of passengers per booking is required! If we are unable to reach that number we offer the option of cancellation, postponement to a later date or private shuttle.
*Under Ministery of Transport guidelines our shuttles must be seated to allow minimum of 1 metre distancing for individual groups.
Ketetahi to Mangatepopo (single trip shuttle from the end to the start)
Parking at the Ketetahi Carpark (at the end the track not on the Highway between April 30th to October 23rd 2020)
We will pick you up and transport you to Mangatepopo (start of the crossing).
As a DOC concessionaire we take our responsibilities and your safety seriously.
We provide up to date weather and track conditions.
We ask you to contact us when you have completed the track as part of our safety plan to ensure no one is left behind.
Tongariro National Park can be subject to unpredictable weather and conditions can change quickly. Due to the alpine environment, the weather at ground level can differ greatly from the conditions higher up the mountain. Be prepared to change plans and turn back if strong winds prevail or visibility is poor and call us so you can be picked up.
Recommended to bring:
- Food and plenty of water
- Sun protection (hat, sunscreen, sunglasses)
- Warm windproof clothing NO DENIM
- Waterproof raincoat and over trousers
- Strong and comfortable shoes (no jandals)
- First aid kit
- Cell Phone (Highly Recommended) PLUS Seperate TORCH
Always prepare for all weather conditions.
Your safety is important to us! This is not your average walk in the park should you turn up in Denim or lack the correct clothing we have the right to refuse passage without a refund.
Minimum number of passengers are required to run a shuttle service unless you are prepared to pay the minimum value cost to run. We reserve the right to cancel at short notice
If you are unable to proceed the full crossing and need to be returned to your car at Ketetahi a minimum of $100 will be charged to cover the cost of a call out fee.