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Mangaweka Motor Camp and Campground

118 Ruahine Rd

Mangaweka Motor Camp is a beautiful and safe setting along the Rangitikei River for power or non-power camping and other activities. Located 1km off State Highway 1, midway point between Taupo and Wellington.

Cost: $9 - $24


Mangaweka Motor Camp is located 1 minutes drive off State Highway 1, alongside the Rangitikei River. The convenience of showers, toilets, cooking shelter, power sites, camp sites and cabins are set amongst native tree and spectacular Papa Cliffs. This is a great place for families, with playground area and gentle river flows. Take advantage of the quick, fun rafting trips that start at the campsite.

The Mangaweka Motor Camp is not as commercial as other holiday parks, creating an adventurous and authentic outdoor experience that is unique and safe. There are many conservation walks close by to explore. River activities in the area include rafting, kayaking, fishing and swimming.

Physical Address

118 Ruahine Rd


$9 – $24

Other Important Info

Year Round: 8am – 8pm :: Main office located at Awastone, over the historic Mangaweka Bridge
Camp Office at front of camp is for required registration. Wood burning BBQs are available. Please respect other campers space. Noise restrictions apply after 10pm.
Max capacity: Camp area: 200 people

Facilities / Features


Please note this information should be used as a guide only. To help ensure your safety we advise you review our safety page and contact the individual provider for up to date information on their compliance with all Health and Safety and regulatory requirements.