Fires are not permitted at any time.
The road to Macetown
Follow Macetown Road 15 km up the Arrow River from Arrowtown. Walking time 3-4 hours one way, Mountain Biking 1-2 hours one way.
Rough gravel, 4WD road with 23 river crossings - at times impassable.
Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1269866-N5023335
Latitude: -44.86689162, Longitude: 168.82098055
Check access and weather conditions at the DOC Queenstown Visitor Centre before you set out. At times the road is impassable to all traffic.
The historic site is protected by law and the removal of any material is illegal.
Water can be taken from the nearby river - it is generally considered safe to drink but you may want to boil or sterilise it for your own protection.