Hiker looking over stream and mountains
Image: Tony Doy ©

Introduction

The steep climb to Camp Stream Hut is part of Te Araroa Trail and is popular with people walking the trail over summer and with ski tourers over winter.

Track overview

9 km one way

Walking and tramping

3 - 4 hr Advanced: Tramping track

Dog access

No dogs

About this track

Description

Look out for the Round Hill Snow Area access road on Lilybank Road. Lilybank Road is a long, gravel road so take care driving on this surface.

Drive 3 km up Round Hill Snow Area road to a formed carpark. Walk uphill on foot from here and look out for the poled route through Coal River and on towards Camp Stream Hut. 

Camp Stream Hut.

Camp Stream Hut

Category: Basic/bivvies
Facilities: 6 bunk beds, heating, mattresses
Bookings not required - first come, first served

Getting there

This track is on the eastern shores of Lake Tekapo. Turn off SH8 at Tekapo onto Lilybank Road which is a gravel road.

Know before you go

Map: NZTopo50 BY17 Lake Tekapo

Contacts

Ōtautahi / Christchurch Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 379 4082
Email:   christchurchvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Co-located with the Christchurch i-SITE
28 Worcester Boulevard
Christchurch 8013
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Te Manahuna / Twizel Office
Phone:   +64 3 435 0802
Email:   twizel@doc.govt.nz
Address:   15 Wairepo Road
Twizel 7901
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Raukapuka / Geraldine Office
Phone:   +64 3 693 1010
Email:   geraldine@doc.govt.nz
Address:   13 – 15 North Terrace
Geraldine 7930
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