Twelve Mile Delta Campsite
Image: Daniel Deans | DOC
Fires are not permitted at any time.
Twelve Mile Delta was a location for Ithilien Camp in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Find out more about this and other Lord of the Rings film locations.
Glenorchy Rd, 12 km west from Queenstown.
Road sealed from highway to river delta, narrow gravel roads around campsite.
Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1249410-N4999902
Latitude: -45.06744151, Longitude: 168.54651706
The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite except between 20 December and the end of Waitangi weekend. Note: This campground is now under private management. For the 2018/2019 season, pass holders may stay for up to 28 days, excluding the period from 20 December 2018 to 10 February 2019. The 14 consecutive day limit applies (see terms and conditions).
Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.