Located in Mount Aspiring National Park in the Otago region
IntroductionCamp beside the Routeburn River. Walk to Lake Sylvan via the bridge or day walk the start of the Routeburn Great Walk. Fly fish in the river.
- Rivers and lakes
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
- Wheelchair accessible
36 non-powered/tent sites
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
No water in tank in winter. Bring your own or collect from river.
- Adult (18+ years): $15 per night
- Child (5–17 years): $7.50 per night
- Infant (0–4 years): free
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
From Glenorchy, follow the Glenorchy-Paradise Road. Turn left into Priory Road then right into Kinloch-Routeburn Road.
Gravel road from Dart River bridge.
Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1228654-N5036233
Latitude: -44.73091697, Longitude: 168.3103533
- If you intend to tramp further advance bookings are required for Great Walk huts and campsites.
- Sylvan campsite may flood in heavy rain.
Choosing a safe tent site
For your safety we recommend not camping under the trees at this campsite.
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