Lake Paringa

Image: Shellie Evans | ©

Introduction

Enjoy boating, fishing and swimming in the lake. Walk the Haast to Paringa Cattle Track.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Scenic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Boat launching
  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets
  • Water from stream
12 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Walking and tramping

Seasonal restrictions

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Getting there

Beside SH6, 40 km north of Haast. Gravel road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1311000, N5149767
Latitude: -43.74876161, Longitude: 169.41056285

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $13 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $6.50 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Passes

The campsite pass for rental campervans can be used at this campsite.

The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.

Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.

Know before you go

Fires not permitted at any time.

Contacts

Awarua / Haast Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 750 0809
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   haastvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Haast Junction
Corner SH6 and Jackson Bay Road
Haast
South Westland
Postal Address:   PO Box 50
Haast 7844
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