Everetts Campsite

Image: Brian Dobbie | ©

Introduction

This is a basic campsite in the Hawke's Bay area. The campsite is closed due to a dangerous slip on Auroa Road.

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
20 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking and canoeing
  • Rafting
  • Swimming

Seasonal restrictions

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only

About this campsite

Getting there

24 km of gravel road. Stream ford and steep road suitable for 4WD vehicles only. No campervans. the road subject to slips.

Take SH 5 (Napier-Taupo Rd) and turn into Waitara Rd, 2.1 km south of the Mohaka River bridge. Follow Waitara Rd for 16 km then turn into Aurora Rd and travel 5 km to sign. Approx 1 hr 15 min drive from Napier or Taupo.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1920499, N5667015
Latitude: -39.08391287, Longitude: 176.70598949

Fees

Free

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

Activities

Fish, swim, canoe or try white water rafting.

Know before you go

  • Boil water before drinking
  • 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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