View of campers at Pelorus Bridge (Kahikatea Flat) Campground
Image: Peter Brady | DOC

Introduction

Camp on the banks of the Te Hoiere/Pelorus River amongst towering kahikatea, beech and rimu trees. Walk, swim, fish, kayak, relax.

Highlights

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Forest
  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Serviced

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Cookers/electric stove
  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Phone
  • Powered sites
  • Shelter for cooking
  • Shop
  • Shower - hot
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - treated, suitable for drinking
  • Wheelchair accessible
40 non-powered/tent sites
14 powered sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Kayaking and canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Walking and tramping

Seasonal restrictions

  • 26 December – 4 January: Minimum 3 night stay.
  • 1 December – 10 February: Minimum fee per site is two adults for up to the first two people regardless of age.

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

No dogs

Contacts

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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