Tongariro Alpine Crossing
- Now open to Freedom Walking! Track conditions are wet, with snow in places.
- Crossing transport, $35pp return.
- Summer Crossing Package, from only $78 each.
- Due to popular demand we have extended the season for the Summer Crossing Package to include Nov & April.
Scenic Chairlift – Ride to 2000m. The three active volcanic mountains Ruapehu, Ngauruhoe and Tongariro are located at the heart of Tongariro National Park. Read more
Possibly only a couple of weeks left in the ski season – still some epic days to be had though!Labour Weekend (25-27 Oct ) may be the chance to get in a few more days. For more info on other coming events…Read more
A great place to stay when visiting National Park
Close to National Park Village and Ohakune, see us for your Mt Ruapehu Accommodation and Tongariro Alpine Crossing Transport. Book now to enjoy our little slice of paradise. Please note we only take online bookings, this way we can pass the savings on to you. Please see our Terms & Conditions before you book.
Free National Park pick-up from Bus or Train
The Crossing Backpackers is ideally located between Whakapapa and Turoa on the North Islands Mt Ruapehu. The Crossing Backpackers backs onto Tongariro National Park dual world heritage site. It’s a great place to stay!
We are proudly Kiwi owned and operated. We provide great value accommodation.
The Crossing Backpackers is also a great place for school groups, contact us about our catered and self catered school group options!