Open all Summer for Rental / Retail of Essential Alpine Gear. We are the only dedicated hire shop in Ruapehu for Alpine Hiking Gear Rentals.
If you’re in the Central Plateau over summer doing some of our great walks like “The Tongariro Alpine Crossing”, “The Tongariro Northern Circuit”, “Round the Mountain Track”, or even our local township walk to “Tupapakurua Falls” we can supply you with the gear to make your day a complete success.
Our Summer Open Hours Are
(November to April)
Mornings: 6.30am to 10am and Afternoons: 3pm to 7pm
4 Convenient Ways To Pick Up Rental Gear!
- Pick up gear on the morning of your hike. (Open between 6.30am to 10am)
- Pick the gear up in afternoon before your hike. (Open between 3pm to 7pm)
- Have the gear left for you in our lock-box at the shop.
You must attach a copy of your ID with the booking (Drivers Licence / Passport)
- Have the gear delivered to your accomodation reception. Delivery cost is extra $5.00 (Participating Local Accomodations: Plateau Lodge, Mountain Heights, Adventure Lodge & Motels, The Park Hotel, Wood Pidgeon Lodge, Tongariro Crossing Lodge, Pipers Lodge, National Park Backpackers & YHA, Slalom Lodge, Pukenui Lodge, Ski Haus Manowhenua Lodge, National Park Alpine Lodge)
All gear must be returned directly to our shop by 7pm on the last day of your rental, unless other arrangement has been made beforehand.
Popular Rental Gear
Helly Hansen Waterproof Jacket
Earth Sea Sky Waterproof Overtrousers
Waterproof hiking boots
Extendable Leki hiking poles