Kaimanawa Road campsite

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Kaimanawa Rd campsite.
Kaimanawa Rd campsite 


Campsite details

  • Number of tent sites - 10

One of seven campsites in the park dominated by the Kaimanawa Ranges.

This campsite is in a lovely setting high above a river. Many forest walks start nearby.


15 km south of Turangi, off SH 1.

Getting there

15km south of Turangi, off SH1 along Kaimanawa Rd.

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1844144-N5664059
Latitude: -39.13734219, Longitude: 175.8261753


  • Gravel access
  • Campfires permitted. Be aware of fire bans and the higher fire risk during summer months. You may need a permit for your fire. Contact the local DOC office or Council for details. Follow the on-site signs.

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Ohakune Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 6 385 8427
Address:   1 Mountain Road
Ohakune 4625
Email:   ohakunevc@doc.govt.nz
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Tongariro National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 892 3729
Address:   Whakapapa Village
State Highway 48
Mount Ruapehu
Email:   whakapapa@doc.govt.nz
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