Otto/MacDonalds campsite

Campsite category

Standard

Facilities

Water from tap Water from tap
Toilets Toilets
Picnic Table Picnic Table

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $6 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $3 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Booking

Tent and campervan sites are available on a first come, first served basis, and cannot be pre-booked.

Campsite details

Ottos/MacDonalds. Photo: K Henderson.
Ottos/MacDonalds

  • Number of tent sites - 20

Easily accessible campsite. Boat, trout fish or swim in the lake.

Location

15 km north of Franz Josef.

Getting there

Adjacent to SH 6, 15 km north of Franz Josef. North end of Lake Mapourika.

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1374926-N5202284
Latitude: -43.29861941, Longitude: 170.22522927

Notes

  • 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 onsite signs.
  • Dogs are not permitted at this campsite.
 

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Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Contacts

Paparoa National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 731 1895
Address:   4294 Coast Road
Punakaiki
RD 1
Runanga 7873
Email:   paparoavc@doc.govt.nz
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Westland Tai Poutini National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 752 0796
Address:   13 State Highway 6
Franz Josef Glacier 7856
Email:   westlandnpvc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
Reefton Visitor Centre i-SITE Information Centre
Phone:      +64 3 732 8391
Email:   reefton@i-site.org
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Awarua / Haast Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 750 0809
Address:   Haast Junction
Corner SH6 and Jackson Bay Road
Haast
South Westland
Email:   haastvc@doc.govt.nz
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