Rivers in North Island
Travelers are voting Waipunga River, Whanganui River and Tangarakau River as the best of 19 rivers in North Island. There are 1 river near Rotorua a city just 75 km from North Island and 1 river near Napier which is 205 km distant. The most popular of these are Rangitaiki River near Rotorua and Ngaruroro River in Napier. You can find 208 River in the country of New Zealand and Kawarau River is our members favorite River in all of New Zealand. Want more? Check out our map of rivers in North Island.