Campsites

Greenstone Saddle Camping Area

Greenstone Saddle Camping Area

Large informal campsite at Greenstone Saddle, near the top of the Greenstone Track.   More ▶︎
Awaroa/Godley Head Campsite

Awaroa/Godley Head Campsite

New campsite located at the mouth of Lyttelton Harbour, next to a WWII defence battery installation. From the campsite, several old buildings and underground chambers can be explored. Tracks also lead to Taylor's Mistake and along the Summit Road. This is ...   More ▶︎

Grey River Campsite

Basic camping in a pocket of native forest next to the Grey River. A loop track leads to the Mount Grey summit. There is also a short nature walk and an old possumers' hut to visit.   More ▶︎
Opanuku Pipeline Campground

Opanuku Pipeline Campground

Small campsite in the Waitakere Ranges. The campsite has two grassy spaces amongst pretty forest on the banks of the Opanuku Stream. The short Opanuku Pipeline Track also starts here.   More ▶︎

Mangapurua Campsite

Boat-access campsite at Mangapurua Landing on the Whanganui River. This campsite serves the Whanganui Journey.   More ▶︎

Pioneer Park Campsite

Large grassy camping area near Fairlie. Several short walks through remnant native forest, with mountain biking nearby in Raincliff Forest.   More ▶︎

Wooded Gully Campsite

Streamside camping in Mount Thomas Forest at the edge of the Canterbury foothills. Several short walks are nearby, plus longer day or overnight options. Spaces are first come, first served, with some particularly nice spots down by the stream. Accessible flush ...   More ▶︎

Pae o te Rangi Campground

Pae o te Rangi is a campsite in the Kauri Cascades area of Auckland's Waitakere Ranges. Managed by Auckland Council. Bookings required - $6pp A shelter will be built soon (as at June 2015).   More ▶︎
Lake Tennyson Campsite

Lake Tennyson Campsite

Expansive campsite on the tussock shoreline of Lake Tennyson, on Molesworth Station. The campsite is close to the start of the St James Cycle Trail, and the route over Maling Pass. Very exposed to the Norwester winds. The campsite has assisted ...   More ▶︎

Graces Stream Campsite

This Catchpool Valley campsite is a short walk in, leaving the crowds and caravans behind, but still handy to the range of tracks in the area. Note that Catchpool Valley gates are closed summer 8pm - 6am and winter 6pm ...   More ▶︎

Campsite categories

Great Walks Campsite
Campsites are available on most Great Walks, usually next to huts. Great Walks pass required, bookings may be required. Toilets, water supply. No use of hut facilities not available.
Serviced, Scenic, or Standard Campsite
Accessible by car or boat, and offering a range of facilities.
Basic Campsite
Accessible by car or boat, but with minimal facilities. No fees or bookings. Toilet, water may be from stream.
Backcountry Campsite
Walk-in access. Fees vary. No bookings. Toilet, water may be from stream.