Police have confirmed Whakarewarewa Red Woods Mountain Bike Park, off Nursery Road in Rotorua, as the location of the body discovered this morning.
An employee at the park told 1 NEWS the owner called them and said there was a rumour a body had been found.
The cause of death, and whether it is related to the bike park, is unknown at this time.
The employee said a first response vehicle has been deployed.
When contacted, the driver of the first response vehicle was unable to comment.
Police were called to the site at 10am.
More to come.