Introduction

This is a basic campsite in Hawke's Bay. A pleasant setting to camp or picnic in. There are day and overnight walks from here, as well as fishing and hunting, or canoeing on the Tutaekuri River.

Campsite overview

Access

  • 4WD

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets
  • Water from stream
5 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking and canoeing
  • Swimming

Seasonal restrictions

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Getting there

From Napier-Taihape Rd turn into Lawrence Rd near Kuripapango and travel 7km to road end. 4WD access to campsite. No campervan or motor home access. Last 500m of access road is unsuitable for all 2WD vehicles. Logging trucks on road, take great care.

Location

Approximately 1½ hours west of Napier.

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1896496, N5636374
Latitude: -39.37122668, Longitude: 176.44171824

Fees

Free

NZMCA / DOC campsite pass cannot be used at this campsite.

Activities

There are day and overnight walks from here as well as fishing and hunting, or canoeing and swimming on Tutaekuri River.

Know before you go

Fires not permitted at any time

Contacts

Ahuriri / Napier Office
Phone:   +64 6 834 3111
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   napier@doc.govt.nz
Address:   59 Marine Parade
Napier 4110
Postal Address:   PO Box 644
Napier 4140
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