Hope Saddle Rest Area

Campground

4 from 17 users.

Description

Freedom camping permitted in CERTIFIED SELF-CONTAINED VEHICLES ONLY. You may stay a maximum of 2 nights in any calendar month or consecutive four-week period. Picnic area & public toilets on site. Take all rubbish with you and leave no trace. Keep New Zealand clean. Always use the toilet in your vehicle or a public toilet.

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Location

Lat: -41.627789 Lng: 172.719664

User Reviews

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robbie.on.the.road

The views from the lookout are fantastic! There is no 'No Camping' signs so we stayed the night with no dramas. However, there are thousands of wasps and 1 in the group of 3 did get stung (me! And I did nothing to deserve it). They're not the worst wasp sting though tbh. No sandflies which were a bonus! We left early to go to Lake Rotoroa for Breakie and the sandlfies there were worse than the wasps at Hope Saddle- sting and all! Would stay here again. Sunset at the lookout point was awesome! Stayed mid Jan

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jmaw33@gmail.com

Unbelievably scenic and a serene spot of natural beauty. However, unless camping with more wasps than you can shake a stick at is high up on your bucket list - I would give it a miss

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paulsbailey

Sign said no camping.

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