Image: Brian Dobbie | ©
Fires are not permitted at any time.
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.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1920499, N5667015
Latitude: -39.08391287, Longitude: 176.70598949
DOC/NZMCA campsite passes cannot be used at this campsite.
Fish, swim, canoe or try white water rafting.