A hot spring runs into the Waikato river in this free public park. You can swim in the cold Waikato river, then thaw out in the hot spring that runs into it. Park at the end of County Ave and follow the trail down to the riverside, where you’ll likely find others bathing in the hot stream that runs into it.

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Taupo

Direct Distance: (2.1km/1.3mi)

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Rotorua

Direct Distance: (61km/38mi)

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Tongariro

Direct Distance: (81km/51mi)

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Nearby Places to Stay

Taupo

Direct Distance: (2.1km/1.3mi)

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Rotorua

Direct Distance: (61km/38mi)

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Tongariro

Direct Distance: (81km/51mi)

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