Craigieburn Shelter campsite. 
Image: Melissa Reid | DOC 

Introduction

This campsite is set in a landscape of beech forest, tussock and rugged mountains with mountain biking nearby.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Motorhome
  • Caravan

Category

  • Category
Standard

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Shelter for cooking
  • Water from tap
  • Wheelchair accessible with assistance
20 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Mountain biking

Seasonal restrictions

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

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only

About this campsite

Getting there

Turn off SH 73 at signpost, between Castle Hill Village and Lake Pearson.

Gravel road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1496721, N5221576
Latitude: -43.15113539, Longitude: 171.73091124

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $8 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $4 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Pay cash on arrival at the self-registration stand at the campsite.

Activities

Mountain biking

Enjoy mountain biking nearby.

Contacts

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