Trip Advisor 2023

Ohakune Mountain Road - Turoa Downhill Madness

Ohakune Mountain Road Vertical Profile

Distance: 17km
Fitness level: Medium
Grade: 2

Descending 1000m in just 17km, the Ohakune Mountain Road is a fantastic downhill stretch with stunning views over the Ruapehu district and out over the Whanganui National Park. The road begins at Turoa car park, 1620m above sea level, and winds down amidst the barren volcanic fields, past the sites of previous lahars and finally into the lush forest of the lower slopes.​

Mountain Road