The Old Ghost Road is a great mountain bike ride and the views along the way were spectacular with breath-taking amazing eye-catching views. We met some great like minded people along the way also. The accommodation places you booked us to stay at were great, along with the hosts who were extremely accommodating in which I cannot fault. Jun 30, 2010 · New Zealand is a prime spot for backpackers who want to travel around the country in their own vehicle. It’s easy to rent cars, or as many backpackers do – campervans. There are many joys of traveling in your own campervan. Half day. Ohakune Old Coach Road Distance: 11km Time: 5 hours one way Start Point: Horopito Junction, 14.5km from Ohakune. Transfers available. Difficulty: Moderate This historic trail was used by horse drawn coaches in the early 1900s to transport passengers between the two rail heads of the unfinished North Island trunk line. Breaking news and videos of today's latest news stories from around New Zealand, including up to date weather, World, sport, business, Entertainment, Technology Life and Style, Travel and motoring. Advertisements are based on material sourced from third parties. usedguns.com.au makes no warranty, authorises or endorses the accuracy, currency, suitability or completeness of any information contained in advertisments Nestled among a lush valley Wairua Lodge guests enjoy free continental breakfast and free in-room Wi-Fi. Guests can relax outdoors in the hot tub or enjoy the romantic treetop bathhouse.