IntroductionThis is a basic campsite in the Hawke's Bay area. Vehicle access is closed, but you can still enter on foot or bike.
- Mountain bike
- Rivers and lakes
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
- Kayaking and canoeing
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
5 km of gravel road.
Take SH 5 (Napier-Taupo Rd) and turn into Waitara Rd, 1.8 km south of the Mohaka River bridge. Follow Waitara Rd for 13 km then turn into Aurora Rd and travel 2 km to Everetts Ford.
Park your car at Everetts ford as there is no vehicle access past this point. From here, Everetts campsite is 1.5 km walk or bike ride along the forestry road. For the more adventurous you could raft/kayak to the campsite.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1920499, N5667015
Latitude: -39.08391287, Longitude: 176.70598949
- Boil water before drinking
- Fires not permitted at any time
Fish, swim, canoe or try white water rafting.