Camp at Cascade Creek

Rate this Adventure New Zealand Cascade Creek Campground

Added by Lauren Schusterman

With beautiful views of the surrounding mountains, this first come, first served campground is close to the Routeburn Track and Lake Gunn Nature Walk. It is also a great place to star watch, and along the way to Milford Sound.

This campsite is just off the Milford Highway. There will be a sign for the Cascade Creek Campground exit. Follow the dirt road for several minutes before reaching the campground. You may find a spot immediately, but the campground is fairly large and can get busy, so drive until you find a spot that works for you.

Pack List

  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Warm clothing
  • Camera
  • Food and Water
  • Stove
  • Matches
  • Money to pay for the campsite ($6 per adult and $3 per child per night)
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Activities:

Camping, Chillin, Photography

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Features:

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Groups
Lake
River
Scenic

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Added by Lauren Schusterman

College student at UCLA. Born and raised in Boulder, CO. In love with the outdoors and all it has to offer.

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