This nohoanga site is situated near the bottom of Lake Pūkaki, near Twizel in the McKenzie Country. Travelling from Twizel, cross the Pūkaki High Dam and take the first turn on the left. Drive down the gravel track until you can see the lake and wooden picnic bench. The site is not marked.
This nohoanga site is situated on the edge of Lake Pūkaki, near Twizel and has excellent views of Aoraki (Mount Cook). Much of the ground is uneven and sloping in places and is quite rocky. The site is generally bare, although a number of wilding pine trees are growing throughout the site.
Download the Lake Pukaki Nohoanga Management Plan
The site has excellent two-wheel drive access and is also suitable for caravans and campervans. Parking space is abundant on the nohoanga site.
This site has no facilities.
Nohoanga site users are required to bring their own portable toilets, provide their own water supplies and must take all rubbish away with them.