The new Kime Hut

For Kime Hut
Alert Ōtaki Gorge Road closed to vehicles and pedestrians

The Ōtaki Gorge Road is closed to vehicles and pedestrians until further notice due to a major slip.

All campgrounds in the Ōtaki Forks area are closed until further notice except for a new summer camping spot at Boielles Flat. This will be available from 1 December 2022 to 1 March 2023. Bookings are required and can be made here: Boielles Summer Campsite.

There is an emergency track that you can walk to gain access to Ōtaki Forks. It is 5 km long and can be accessed 200 m past the locked gate on the Ōtaki Gorge Road.

Directions and description of the emergency track (PDF, 2,290K).

First published on 20 December 2022.
Date 12 Jan 2023 12:13
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2023.