Milky Way above White Horse Hill Campground
Image: Colm Keating | ©
Fires are not permitted at any time.
2.5 km from Aoraki/Mt Cook Village at the end of Hooker Valley Rd off SH 80.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1365711, N5155153
Latitude: -43.71964561, Longitude: 170.09146595
The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite except between the Friday before Christmas and the end of Waitangi weekend. In 2020/2021, this is 18 December 2020 to 9 February 2021.
Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.
From November 2020, bookings will be required for this site. Bookings will open on 2 November 2020 at 9:30 am, for trips from 2 November 2020.
You'll need an account on our booking system for campsites, huts and lodges to make a booking.
Enjoy a variety of walks from the valley floor to mountain tops.
The village has a visitor centre, guided activities, shops and restaurants.