Hawdon Shelter Campsite
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Introduction

Camp in the lower reaches of the Hawdon Valley on the grassy flats.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Campervan
  • Caravan

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Shelter for cooking
  • Water from stream
20 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Walking and tramping

Seasonal restrictions

During winter this alpine area may be covered in snow, making access difficult.

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Getting there

Follow SH 73 to Mount White Road, 24 km south of Arthur’s Pass village.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1497922, N5239772
Latitude: -42.98786678, Longitude: 171.74789106

Fees

Free

Activities

Walking and tramping

There are walks from here along the Hawdon River.

Contacts

Arthur's Pass National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 318 9211
Email:   arthurspassvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   State Highway 73
Arthur's Pass
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