Resupply Options

Resupply options

This basic list of resupply options is intended as a reference for riders, further individual planning by riders is a great way to learn more about the route.

38km Waimangu Tourist Centre

Cafe, limited general shop.

104km Murupara Town Centre

All services, supermarket, cafe, take a way, accommodation / camp ground.

153km Ruatahuna Settlement

Cafe, general store, nice accommodation, limited shop hours. Tuesday to Saturday, shop 08:30 – 4pm, cafe 08:30-2pm [ ph 073663228]

200km Lake Waikaremoana Camp Ground

General store, camping / cabins, reasonable supplies. Open 08:00 -4pm

215km Tuai, several accommodation options, [no causal meals or food] The Tuai Suite, 068373779,

Lake Lodge, 0800837387, [meals need 48hr notice.]

305km Wairoa Town Centre

All services, 24hr gas station has good food options, cafe, supermarket, take a ways, great bakery, camp ground / accommodation

313km Frasertown

General store, [100M off route]

348km Tiniroto Pub

Pub meals, open Wed – Sun 10:00 – 8pm. No accommodation.

388km Taaheke Farmstay, 460 Perihi Rd, Accommodation, camping, can provide food with prior booking. Ph Pip 0277785844 or email

430km Rere School

Water supply, great place to rest before the climbing resumes.

487km Matawai

General store, camp ground / cabins, meals by arrangement. 068624800.

Gas station has takeaways, all day breakfast 07:00- 6:30pm

502km Motu Town

Cafe, Friday – Sunday 10am – 4pm ,

Community house, accommodation [Old Post Office]068635804 / 068628736.

The Weka Nest, 18 King St 068635052

528km Pakihi Hut, DOC 8 bunks, [plenty of deck space.]

559km Opotiki Town

All services, supermarket, cafe’s, various accommodation options, 24hr Gas Station 300M off route.

604km Taneatua

Town center has cafe’s, bakery, good public toilets.

618km Awakeri

Gas station [long hours] cafe, great ice creams General Store

621km Awakeri Hot Springs, camping / cabins, hot pools, basic food.

628km Te Teko

General store, take a ways…Open 05:00am

690km Okere Falls Store

Cafe, bar,