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Whakahoro, Whanganui National Park

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Access to Campsite:

By campervan, car, caravan or boat.

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Information courtesy of the Department of Conservation

Dog Policy:

No dogs, sorry.

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Department of Conservation, Taranaki, North Island


Turn off SHwy 4, just south of Owhango, into Oio Road. Part of the road is
winding and unsealed. This is a large, grassy site beside the Whanganui River.
Toilets, cold water tap and BBQ are provided.

Number of tent sites - 36. This is a large, flat, grassy site beside the river, and a good starting or mid point stop if undertaking the River Journey. There is a 10 bunk bunkroom and boat access nearby the campsite.

Seasonal restrictions

In the Great Walks season (1 October 2024 – 30 April 2025)

Bookings are required

Outside the Great Walks season (1 May  – 30 September)

Bookings are not required - first come, first served

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+64 6 349 2100
Email/Contact Us: whanganui@doc.govt.nz

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