Kohaihai Campsite

Located on the Kohaihai River mouth near Karamea and the Oparara Basin. There are short, day or overnight walks from here.


Coastal, river and lake landscapes at this camp site.

  • Maximum two nights consecutive stay

Access: Car, campervan and caravan.

Bookings: Bookings Required

Facilities: BBQ, phone, flushing toilets, picnic shelter, tap water, wheelchair access with assistance. Dogs allowed on a leash only.

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Activities: Kayaking, swimming, hiking.


Find out more on the Department of Conservation website.

Getting there

North of Karamea at the end of Council Rd, and the start of the Heaphy Track. Last 3 km is on gravel road.

Kohaihai Campsite 3


1130 Karamea-Kohaihai Rd, Kahurangi National Park 7893, New Zealand
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