May – June 2020
Hiking Gear is available for rental (contactless) during May and June.
Please book online: See Below
Open all Summer for Rental / Retail of Essential Alpine Gear. We are the only dedicated hire shop in Ruapehu for Alpine Hiking Gear Hire for all the Tongariro Walks.
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 hire you the hiking gear to make your trip to Tongariro a complete success.
Our Summer Open Hours Are
May and June 2020
Monday to Friday: 9am – 12 Midday
Saturday / Sunday: 10am – 2pm
November to April
Mornings: 6.30am to 10am
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)Not available Pick the gear up in afternoon before your hike. (Open between 3pm to 7pm)Not available
- 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 $10.00 (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, Discovery Lodge, The Crossing Backpackers, 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