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
17.07.2019 09–12 Sleet 1 mm 1 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 5 m/s
12–18 Snow 3 mm 1 °C Gentle breeze from West 5 m/s
18–24 Light snow <1 mm 0 °C Gentle breeze from West-southwest 4 m/s
18.07.2019 00–06 Partly cloudy 0 mm -1 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 2 m/s
06–12 Light rain showers <1 mm 0 °C Light breeze from West-southwest 2 m/s
12–18 Heavy rain 6 mm 3 °C Light breeze from West-northwest 3 m/s
18–24 Heavy rain 14 mm 3 °C Light breeze from North 2 m/s
19.07.2019 00–06 Heavy rain 18 mm 3 °C Light breeze from North-northeast 2 m/s
06–12 Heavy rain 5 mm 4 °C Light breeze from Northeast 2 m/s
12–18 Rain 4 mm 4 °C Light breeze from East-northeast 2 m/s
18–24 Partly cloudy 0 mm 3 °C Light air from South 1 m/s
Weather forecast from yr.no, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and the NRK.

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