Fires are not permitted at any time.
Each campsite caters for up to six people.
Campsite users will have access to an outdoor tap, a flush toilet and two hot showers in the outer building.
Campsite users are not permitted to use the indoor facilities in the main building (i.e. kitchen, communal living area, and indoor bathroom).
Pohangina Base is located on Pohangina Valley East Road, approximately 45 minutes drive from Palmerston North. From Ashhurst, drive north along Pohangina Road, then turn right onto Pohangina Valley East Road. As you pass the Highland Youth Camp on your right, Pohangina Valley East Road veers off to the right. Stay on this road. Pohangina Base is located on the right approximately 1 km past Takapari Road.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1852270, N5562835
Latitude: -40.04734031, Longitude: 175.95671025
The campsite pass for rental campervans cannot be used at this campsite.
The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.
You can book online or contact Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office.
|Te Papaioea / Palmerston North Office|
|Phone:||+64 6 350 9700|
|Fax:||+64 4 471 1117|
28 North Street
Palmerston North 4410
Private Bag 11010
Manawatu Mail Centre
Palmerston North 4442
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