In this remote setting, you will be able to look and listen for kereru, tui and fantail, while brown kiwi can often be heard at night. The forest is a mix of rata, rewarewa, rimu, tawa and kowhai trees.
The DOC Campsite Pass cannot be used at this campsite.
Booking required if staying between 1 October - 30 April as part of the Whanganui Journey.
You can only access this campsite from the Whanganui River.
The campsite is situated 35.5 km downstream from Taumarunui.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1783600, N5682000
Latitude: -38.99191318, Longitude: 175.1195009
Maximum 2 consecutive nights stay for Whanganui Journey river trip campers. You won’t be charged for staying an extra night at a campsite or hut due to high river levels – don’t canoe the river when water levels are predicted to rise or flooded.