Puhi Puhi campsite

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Puhi Puhi campsite.
Puhi Puhi campsite

  • Adult (18+ years): $6 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $3 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Campsite details

  • 6 sites available
  • This peaceful grassy campsite is by a short scenic bushwalk


Puhi Puhi Rd, on the north side of the Hapuku River bridge.

Getting there

Turn inland up Puhi Puhi Rd off SH1 on the north side of the Hapuku River bridge, 9km north of Kaikoura. The campsite is 6km along the road.

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1660832-N5319967


  • No fires
  • No dogs

Park or reserve

Puhi Puhi Scenic Reserve

Plan and prepare

Types of Conservation Campsite

You can drive to most Conservation Campsites and boat-in to some. Each Conservation Campsite is unique but the facilities and services provided at campsites are divided into categories: Serviced, Standard, Backcountry, Basic.

Fees are charged according to the campsite category and the level of facilities and services provided. Find out more about these campsite categories.


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Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies


Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 546 9339
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
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