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Or 'tramping' as it is known in New Zealand is a popular pastime and one that can be enjoyed on many levels at Treetops. Simply walk out the door and you're at the trailhead of over 70km of walking tracks through the forest of the estate. There are also a wide range of walks around the lakes surrounding Rotorua and the Central North Island - including the Tongariro Crossing, which has been consistently voted the top one-day walk in New Zealand.

HERE to view our map with all our Hiking trails and a description of each trail


Horseback riding is an incomparable way to view the estate. Our specialized horses cater for all types of riders from beginning to experienced and even children. With 100% safety certified New Zealand Stock Saddles, let our experienced horseman and favorite "Kaumatua" Diddy, lead you on the "Best 2 to 3 hour ride in New Zealand!".  Enjoy his knowledge and humor while you blaze new trails that wind through the native bush and open grasslands and into the wildlife center of the estate.

HERE to view our map of Horse Trekking Trails and a description of each trail


The Rotorua region is one of the world’s great mountain biking destinations. Whakarewarewa Forest, only 15 minutes drive from Treetops, has over 300km of dedicated mountain bike tracks. There is also several trails on the Treetops Estate that are ideal for biking, and we have mountain bikes available for you to use.

HERE to view our map of Mountain Biking Trails 


Hunting at Treetops is all about quality of trophies taken in the field. With 2,500 acres of picturesque, native bush and clearings, a spot and stalk type of hunting applies. We have five species of deer, pigs and a healthy population of free range pheasants to harvest each year. Visit
to read more about hunting at Treetops.

HERE for more  information on Hunting and Fly-fishing for the Lions Rugby Series 2017 


The presence of four lakes and more than 60 rivers on the 2,500 acres estate makes Treetops an ideal fishing destination.
Treetops offers world-class fly fishing with some of the country’s top guides. We have a diverse range of waters available to us and with your guide you will fish some of the most beautiful areas in the country boasting some of the best year-round brown and rainbow trout fishing in the world. For anglers wishing to enjoy boat and fly fishing in the Rotorua region, Treetops offers daily guided fishing ventures with experienced, professional guides, whether it be by 4WD or helicopter.

For more information about Fishing at Treetops and in Rotorua, please download our Fishing Information Sheet.


A real physical and mental challenge: try and practice archery and find a new way to measure your focus ability. Let our Treetop Archery Expert talk you through and take you step by step in this new journey or simply share your previous experiences and receive a few tips to improve your skills with the arch.


Unlike the mammals, the birds on the Treetops Estate encompass both introduced and native species, and although a nocturnal bird, and on the far reaches of the estate, you can if you are in luch see the Kiwi. Most prominent sound you will hear is the Tui, its extraordinarily varied song making it one of this country's premiere songbirds. Our bird life is immense and varied - a real bird watchers paradise.


An exciting  4WD estate tour of wild deer; red, fallow, sika, wapiti (elk) and water buffalo, wild pig, sheep, rabbit, pheasant, partridge, geese, duck, rainbow and brown trout. Fabulous family or group adventure - get up close to animals in the wild!

VIEW our Treetops Walking, Hiking, Animals and Birds you will find on the Estate information
VIEW our Treetops  Activities information 
VIEW our Treetops Signature Experiences informaton

    Flyfishing excursion by helicopter to a Rotorua river with Treetops Lodge
    Flyfishing excursion by helicopter to a Rotorua river with Treetops Lodge Game hunting experiences with Treetops Lodge in beautiful Rotorua 4WDrive through stunning Rotorua native forest Hiking and treking experiences with Treetops Lodge
    Helicopter adventures with Treetops Lodge Rotorua Childrens forest adventures in Rotorua Mountain biking adventures through stunning native Rotorua forest Catch of the day - Rainbow trout fishing in Rotorua