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 >>


Our variety of accomodations 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.

Farm Days

Come and experience a family friendly outing.

1st SUNDAY OF THE MONTH December to March
10am - 3pm
Free Entry
Hands-on seasonal activities  Oxen cart rides and demonstration
Live music 
Hot Food (burgers & sausages), Cold Drinks for sale
Handcrafted quality gifts for sale
Walking farm tours
Get into back yard gardening and poultry  

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.

Pizza Nights

Delicious Freshly Baked Wood-Fired Pizzas made with our own sour dough base. Served most Saturday nights and by arrangement from 5:30 pm. BBQ Meatlovers, Vegetarian, Margarette and Cheese ($14-$17)

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.