Pilot Hill Carpark

Pilot Hill Carpark

Wairoa, Freedom Camping Site

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North IslandOut EastWairoa

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  • Freedom Camping
  • Free

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Timbo

Ranking: 10/10

* THE ABOVE PERSONS COMMENT IS NO LONGER VALID. COUNCIL HAS PUT UP SIGNS THERE SAYING NO CAMPING PERMITTED. BEAUTIFUL SPOT THOUGH! *

The spot that Rankers has listed is really nice. I came to this spot as a last resort as I didn’t like my first pick a few hours back up the road. Very nice scenery, a few trees for shade, and picnic tables. It sits on the shore of a lagoon looking over at a sandbar that shelters the spot from the wild beach on the other side. No access to the beach unfortunately.

Reviewed 26 days ago

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The West Texas Cyclist

Ranking: 10/10

You need to go past where there is this dedicated Freedom Camping spot, about another 2 miles / 3 K. A local told me about it. Lntknje on the azphLyed road which at the end makes a 180 degree U-turn. Continue another 500 meters and there is a toilet house. Beware of deep sad, but there are formally areas. For self-contained vehicles only. Two ean toilets, no water. Nobody else amled here why the site identified here probably had 10 campers in a tiny space that has no toilets. Locals. One here to exercise their dogs, BTW.

Reviewed 11 months ago