From SH 60 on the Takaka Hill Rd turn off at Canaan Rd and follow it 11 km to end. This is a gravel road, steep, windy and is icy in winter.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1590897, N5467579
Latitude: -40.94287224, Longitude: 172.89185511
- Adult (18+ years): $8 per night
- Child (5 - 17 years): $4 per night
- Infant (0 - 4 years): free
Pay cash on arrival at the self-registration stand at the campsite.
NZMCA / DOC campsite pass cannot be used at this campsite.
Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.
Mountain biking, walking and tramping activities are all nearby, with the entrances to a number of tracks in Abel Tasman National Park located near Pikikirunga/Canaan Downs.
There are also opportunities for experienced cavers at Harwoods Hole, who have familiarised themselves with the Harwoods Hole and Starlight Cave guidelines.
Know before you go
Fires are not permitted at any time.