Kahurangi National Park, West Coast, South Island, New Zealand

Aorere Shelter & Campsite

Tap Water

Three quarters up the climb between Perry Saddle Hut and Brown Hut is the small Aorere Shelter that provides a welcome rest point or shelter from inclement weather. Fresh water is available here as well as toilet facilities.

Aorere Shelter & Campsite Amenities
Aorere Shelter & Campsite Amenities
Campsite Capacity: 4 Tent Sites (8 Campers)
Facilities: Picnic table, bench top and sink.
Water & Toilet: Cold running water. Long-drop toilet.

Heaphy Track Campsite Fees and Bookings
Heaphy Track Campsite Fees and Bookings
Campsite Fee $14 per night
There is no charge for children 17 years and under. However, booking is still required. Bookings Are Essential – You can book a campsite online or at a DOC visitor centre. You need to book before you start walking or mountain biking the Heaphy Track.
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Weather Forecast for Aorere Shelter

Forecast for Aorere Shelter  Precip. Temp. Wind Speed
06.07.2020 11–12 Rain <1 mm 6 °C Gentle breeze from West 4 m/s
12–18 Rain showers 2 mm 6 °C Gentle breeze from West-northwest 4 m/s
18–24 Rain 1 mm 2 °C Light air from West-southwest 1 m/s
07.07.2020 00–06 Sleet showers 3 mm 2 °C Light breeze from Northeast 3 m/s
06–12 Light rain showers <1 mm 0 °C Light breeze from South-southwest 3 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 5 mm 4 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 5 m/s
18–24 Fog <1 mm 2 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
08.07.2020 00–06 Cloudy 0 mm 1 °C Light air from Southwest 1 m/s
06–12 Cloudy <1 mm -1 °C Light air from South-southeast 1 m/s
12–18 Light sleet showers <1 mm 3 °C Light air from East-southeast 1 m/s
18–24 Clear sky 0 mm -1 °C Light breeze from South 2 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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