El Rancho Activities

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We have a professional team of instructors whose primary goal is to provide a fun interactive learning experience keeping everybody safe.

Our camp activities are all Outdoors Mark certified which means they have been audited and meet the highest safety standards set by Work Safe NZ.

We are certified to a Premium level, which goes over and above what is required for the activities we offer.  Click here for a closer look at our certification.

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**PLEASE NOTE** that most of our activities are subject to availability and need to be booked prior to your stay.  

If you're keen to give something a try, please let our Bookings team know prior to your arrival.

Activities that should be available without prior booking are Swimming Pool (in season), Mini Golf, Petanque, Tennis and Trampolines.

Instructed Activities

Air Rifles
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Learn the basics of using air rifles in a
safe and fun environment.
A fun introduction to kayaking on our
purpose built pond.
Archery is a great activity for all age
Archery Soft

Archery Soft

Go Karts

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A team activity with soft ended arrows
so you don't just shoot targets but
each other too!
Enjoy a safe and fun introduction
to horse trekking with our herd.
Try our Go Karts out for a little
more excitement!
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Wilderness Survival
Wilderness Survival
Team Initiatives
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Test your climbing skills on our Rockwall
from beginners to veterans.
Put your survival skills to the test with
your team.
The perfect activity for building
confidence, trust and unity.
Tubing 2
Old fashioned fun down the river with
our teams of instructors.
Chapel Escape
Chapel Escape
An exciting problem solving activity that
pushes the boundaries of lateral thinking! 

Non Instructed


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You're never too young or old for a
water slide!
Mini Golf
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Great activity for the kids and families
to spend quality time together.
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An outdoor treasure hunting game
where participants navigate to GPS
Swimming Pool
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Outdoor and seasonal.
Available from Labour weekend to Easter.
Our tennis courts are available all year
Kids love to hangout on our tramps as
an activity and for fun.
Confidence Course
Confidence course
Kids will challenge themselves and push
through fear.
Low Ropes
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Great for the kids to sharpen the skills
without the fear factor.
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A fun outdoor challenge, navigating
between control points marked on a
highly detailed map.
A fun game for all ages.

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+ 64 4 902 6287

icon address 58 Weggery Drive, 
Waikanae Beach, 
Kapiti Coast
New Zealand