A great place to stay when visiting National Park
Free National Park pick-up from Bus or Train
Close to Mt Ruapehu and Ohakune, see us for your National Park Accommodation and Tongariro Alpine Crossing Transport
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!
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.
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!
Celebrating the start of winter in style, Ohakune Mardi Gras weekend at The Crossing Backpackers is not to be missed.
Dress up or dress down, but remember one thing… “There is no such think as bad weather, just inappropriate clothing” – OMG
This years exciting Line UP is …
Our eternally popular Mardi Gras Weekend Package is available NOW! Places are filling quickly so get in fast to secure your place!
Accommodation Friday & Saturday night, with transport to OMG and back again, from only $78pp.
OMG Party Bus 6.00pm & 7.30pm Departure and 12.00am & 1.30am Return.