If you go . . .
New Zealand Cycle Trail
Blue Duck Station
Rates start at $185 for a lodge, based on double occupancy; $45 per person in a dorm room.
Adrift Guided Outdoor Adventures
National Park Village
Runs bike trips in Tongariro and Whanganui national parks.
Rates: $176.50 per person for full-day trip on Mangapurua Track, Fisher’s Track, or Old Coach Road, includes bike rental, local transportation, guide, and lunch. Jet boat ride extra.