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Stewart Island Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop

Stewart Island “Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop” provides a wide range of outdoor clothing and equipment to hire, rent or purchase from essential items to the nice things to help make your walk / hike comfortable and enjoyable.

We are located in Oban, the only village in Stewart Island.  Stewart Island is also known as Rakiura (Maori for land of the glowing skies).

Note we will not be operating tours / water taxi charters from 19th June to 24th July 2017. Emails will be checked on a regular basis daily during this time for forward bookings.

Our range of items includes: sleeping bags, backpacks, raincoats, rainpants, thermal clothing, gaiters, pack covers, cookers, pots, gas bottles, torches, freeze dry food (including vegetarian and gluten free), waterproof bags, track maps, books and more… Our prices are competitive and you may find some items cheaper here then elsewhere.

We also offer road shuttle transport to the start of tracks or water taxi transport to or from various destinations within Stewart Island, Rakiura National Park and Ulva Island.

See our new Stewart Isand Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop brochure here.

The Outdoor Adventure & Gift Shop is owned and operated by Ruggedy Range™ Wilderness Experience (, a small, local nature tourism business.  Ruggedy Range™ Wilderness Experience also owns and operates Aihe Eco Charters & Water Taxi.

See our brochures here:
Ruggedy Range™
Ulva Island
Aihe Eco Charters & Water Taxi

Easy to find, in the centre of Oban, "3 seconds walk" across the road from the Department of Conservation Office. It is only 2 minutes walk from your arrival points, whether by ferry or plane. We also deliver to Invercargill Airport or your accommodation if required.

We recommend prior bookings for hire gear before you visit Stewart Island.  Contact the Outdoor Adventure Shop before your Stewart Island adventure so we can help make your trip enjoyable.