Activities in Hanmer Springs
Surrounded by crisp alpine air, breathtaking mountainscapes and lush native forests, with easy access to award-winning, natural thermal pools, the village of Hanmer Springs is simply a magical place with something for everyone. Relax and enjoy vibrant boutique shopping, world-class cafés and restaurants, family-friendly farm parks, a spot of fishing or a round or two of golf, or for the more adventurous there's a hearty mix of adrenalin sports, from skiing, hunting and quad bike tours, to clay bird shooting, jet boating or bungy.
The ultimate place to unwind is the Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa. This stunning complex of natural thermal and massage pools, is a perfect getaway for quality recovery and relaxation time, especially after you’ve been on the slopes for the day. There are plenty of fun pools for the kids too, and a family-friendly area complete with water playground, hydroslides and New Zealand's only SuperBowl aquatic thrill ride.
Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools and Spa
Soak, ride or play at the world-class Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa. From soothing indulgence to exciting family fun, enjoy the natural mineral pools while you take in the stunning views of surrounding redwood forests and mountains, indulge in a beauty treatment or massage, or simply have fun with the family and ride as many waterslides as you can.
Try out this wonderful one-stop adventure shop, whatever your adventure! You can get away from it all and hit the trails on a mountain bike, test your marksmanship with clay bird shooting, or test your skills on the archery range. Or, for the most fun you can have on four wheels, jump on a quad bike, power through river crossings and up hill climbs, and explore purpose-built tracks through meadows, streams and bush across 15,000 acres of the Woodbank Station.