Introduction

This remote campsite in is a great base camp for 4WD and mountain biking activities. Fish for trout, or kayak in the river.

Access

  • 4WD

Landscape

  • Forest

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from stream
8 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Four wheel driving
  • Kayaking and canoeing
  • Mountain biking

Seasonal restrictions

Rainbow Road provides access to the campsite. This is a toll road with access restrictions – see Rainbow Station for details.

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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