Kaimanawa Road Campsite

Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons

Introduction

A basic campsite in the Kaimanawa Forest Park. Many forest walks start nearby.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Caravan

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Campfires permitted (except in fire bans)
  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets - non-flush
10 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Walking and tramping

Seasonal restrictions

Fires permitted in designated fireplaces and only if there is no regional fire ban. Check for fire bans before you light.

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit only. Contact the relevant DOC office to obtain a permit.

About this campsite

Getting there

15 km south of Turangi on SH1, turn off on to Kaimanawa Rd. After 3.5 km turn right, then left up the gravel road.

Gravel road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1844144-N5664059
Latitude: -39.13734219, Longitude: 175.8261753

Fees

Free

The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.

Activities

Walking and tramping

Many forest walks start nearby.

Know before you go

There is no water at this campsite. Bring your own. 

No horses allowed at this campsite.

Contacts

Turangi Office
Phone:   +64 7 384 7106
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   turangi@doc.govt.nz
Address:   3 Town Centre
Turangi 3334
Postal Address:   Private Bag 2
Turangi 3353
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