Walter Peak Campsite on the shore of Lake Wakatipu

Image: Shinji Kameyama | DOC

Introduction

Camp on the shore of Lake Wakatipu at this boat or mountain bike accessible campsite.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Boat
  • Foot
  • Mountain bike

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Backcountry

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • BBQ
  • Jetty
  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Shelter for cooking
  • Toilets
  • Water from stream
10 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Boating
  • Mountain biking

Dog access

Dogs allowed. Keep dog under control at all times.

About this campsite

This campsite is at the start or end of the Around the mountains cycle trail.

It's operated by Real Journeys – email contact@realjourneys.co.nz or phone +64 3 249 6000 with enquiries.

Getting there

Access the campsite by boat across Lake Wakatipu from Queenstown, or by foot or mountain bike from Walter Peak Station via Mt Nicholas Road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1249235, N4995884

Fees

Free

Contacts

Whakatipu-wai-Māori / Queenstown Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 442 7935
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   queenstownvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   50 Stanley Street
Queenstown
9300
Postal Address:   PO Box 811
Queenstown 9348
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