Mohaka River Farm is a 280-acre family owned and operated holiday park and working farm situated on the pristine Mohaka River.  Offering accommodation in a scenic setting just minutes from State Highway 5 between Napier and Taupo, you’ll quickly find yourself transported to a peaceful retreat with endless opportunities to explore. Read More >>

Auckland and Wellington Anniversary Weekend Camping Special

Camp for 3 nights over the weekends 24/25th or 30/31st January
and receive a free wood-fired pizza Saturday night.


MRF is open to vacinnated and un-vacinnated guests for accommodation, horse trekking and farm experiences at all levels (green, orange and red).   Pizzas, coffee and ice creams are served dine in at green level and takeaway at Orange/Red levels.  Please take a few moments to consider our protocols before booking.


Refer to the government regulations for Businesses at the green, orange and red levels.




Our variety of accommodation maintain modern comforts in an accessible yet remote and beautiful setting. From unpowered sites to self-contained cabins, there are options to suit most preferences and budgets. Guests enjoy complimentary wifi, BBQs, untimed hot showers, washing machines and fire pits. Situated 150m from the river, the campground is spacious with generously large sites and room to spread out.

Farm Experiences

Get a firsthand glimpse into farm life focused on sustainability and regenerative agriculture. Opportunities exist for hands-on experiences in self-sufficiency through seasonal farm activities across a variety of interests.

Horse Trekking

There is no better way to explore the farm and take in the stunning surroundings than on horseback. Our herd of 14 horses have lived together on the property for many years and love being ridden. We offer 1, 2 and 3 hour treks for groups of 2 to 10 people and any experience level.

Groups Experience

If you’re a group looking for a memorable getaway together in a beautiful, quiet place then Mohaka River Farm is the venue for you. Our Group Experience package runs February to December and includes fully catered and self-catered options.

Plan your Stay

There's plenty to do at Mohaka River Farm:
Explore the farm at your own pace on our network of trails and roads. Raft, Fish or Swim in the river. Engage with Seasonal Farm Activities. Take a Guided Horse Trek.

Wood-Fired Pizza

Available most Saturday nights (The Fridays of Christmas Eve and New Years Eve instead of the Saturdays of these weekends) Currently while at Orange Level served takeaway only. Meatlovers; Chicken Cranberry Brie; Vegetarian; Cheese. Pre-order at reception.

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing long weekend on the banks of the river, a horse trekking adventure or an opportunity to learn some new skills and engage in a hands-on farm experience, Mohaka River Farm has it all.  Reconnect with nature as you take in stunning views, explore the variety of different settings and trails around the property or take a dip in the refreshing Mohaka River.

Mohaka River Farm is committed to sustainability through regenerative agriculture, living simply and being self-sufficient.  For those interested, there are opportunities to learn by working with us in the various aspects of farming life.