Phone to book: 07 827 4178

LAKE KARĀPIRO OUTDOOR PURSUITS

We have an outstanding outdoor recreation facility that is popular with schools and businesses for team building and confidence activities. Activity options include:
  • High ropes course
  • Low ropes course
  • Archery
  • Kayaking
  • Abseiling
  • Yachting
  • Teambuilding
  • Waka Ama
  • Customised programmes
  • NZQA units through SFRITO registered assessors
  • Wilderness experiences/ journeys
Our instructors
Our qualified and experiences instructors and facilitators will design an outdoor pursuits based programme to meet the needs of your team.

Your security and peace of mind is our top priority. Our instructors have obtained a variety of qualifications including Auckland University of Technology diploma in Outdoor recreation leadership and WINTEC Sport and recreation courses.

They are all highly qualified, having completed NZQA units through to industry recognised certificates and the New Zealand Outdoor Instructors Association and Mountain Safety Council Awards. All instructors undergo and annual site-specific training.

When your programme details are confirmed, you receive information about your facilitator including their qualifications.

Our instructors are also vetted through the Police vetting Service in Wellington, the New Zealand Criminal database, and they are all reference checked.

Clubs & Organisations

Lake Karāpiro is a popular recreational lake well known for its rowing events. However, many people also enjoy kayaking, wakeboarding, skiing, swimming, fishing, boating and yachting on the lake. Sporting and recreation clubs are situated along the shore of the Mighty River Domain, Lake Karāpiro.

The domain is also host to triathlons, duathlons and long distance swimming races. Every second Wednesday night in summer there is a triathlon and duathlon run by the Waikato Cycling Sports Academy that anyone can enter. It is for all ages and fitness levels.
Here are some more activities in the area:
Karāpiro Rowing www.karapirorowing.com
Rowing NZ www.rowingnz.com
Cambridge Rowing Club www.cambridgerowing.org,nz
Waka Ama NZ/ Nga Kaihoe o Aotearoa Inc www.wakaama.co.nz
Karāpiro Ski Club www.skikarapiro.co.nz
Cambridge Yacht Club www.yachtingnz.org.nz
Karāpiro Kayak Club www.karapirokayakracing.org.nz
Karāpiro Sand court www.beachvolleyball.co.nz
Waka Ama Outrigger Canoeinghttp: www.wakaama.co.nz
Karāpiro half ironman www.karapirohalfironman.co.nz
Tri Sport Karāpiro - Email: errol@onyabike.co.nz