Cob Cottage
Image: Paul Mahoney | DOC

Introduction

Camp near the original cob cottage built in 1885 close to the Molesworth Recreation Reserve boundary.

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Mountain bike

Category

  • Category
Standard

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
20 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Mountain biking
  • Scenic driving

Seasonal restrictions

Acheron Road is open

Acheron Road through Molesworth is normally open 7 am – 7 pm daily from the Saturday of Labour Weekend in October, to Easter Monday or the second Sunday in April – whichever is later.

It can close without warning. Check for alerts on the Acheron Road and Molesworth pages, or call the Renwick office +64 3 572 9100

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

No dogs

Contacts

Rotoiti / Nelson Lakes Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 521 1806
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   nelsonlakesvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   View Road
St Arnaud
Postal Address:   PO Box 55
St Arnaud 7053
Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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