Waikoko Campsite
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons

Introduction

This is the main campsite of five set along Waikoko stream. It's in a large, sunny clearing above the river.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Campervan
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Shelter for cooking
  • Water from stream
20 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Bird and wildlife watching

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Getting there

From Turangi, follow SH1 south for 15 km, then turn off onto Kaimanawa Rd. After 3.5 km turn left, then left again over the bridge. The last 100 m is a gravel road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1844643, N5664198
Latitude: -39.1375, Longitude: 175.8305

Fees

Free

Activities

Bird and wildlife watching

The endangered blue duck/whio live in the nearby river - you may be lucky enough to spot one around dawn and dusk.

Contacts

Turangi Office
Phone:   +64 7 384 7106
Email:   turangi@doc.govt.nz
Address:   3 Town Centre
Turangi 3334
Full office details
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