- If you're keen to see the adrenaline filled side of Hanmer, there are a number of options. You can go quad bike racing, mountain biking, jetboating, white water rafting or even bungy jumping.
- The Hanmer Forest is one of the oldest exotic forests in the country and spans over 5000 hectares. Crisscrossed with paths, it's perfect for walks, horse rides or mountain biking.
- If you're in Hanmer for the snow you're probably going to be heading to the Hanmer Springs Ski Area - a field best suited to intermediate & advanced skiers and boarders; or Mt Lyford which has areas suitable for learners as well as more advanced skiers and boarders.
- Opened in 1911, The Hanmer Springs Golf Club has always been well known for it's majestic views. Visitors are welcome to play 9 or 18 holes and all equipment can be hired. Just don't forget your sunblock, on a cloudy day you can still burn.
If you want to get back to nature in the stunning Hawke's Bay, then choose from Jasons' list of Hawke's Bay camping grounds and holiday parks. Options include camp tent sites, caravan/campervan sites, cabins, self-contained units and motel-style accommodation. Hawke's Bay holiday parks are famous for being a fun and friendly way to get away from it all and you can check availability and book right here on this site!