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    DOC White Horse Hill campsite

    2.5 km from Mt Cook village at the end of Hooker Valley Rd off SH 80, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good34%
    • Average13%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “hooker valley” (10 reviews)
    “mt cook” (6 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

    This is a basic camping location, but who really cares, because this site is all about the glorious views!! We camped here for one night, it was cold when the sun set so bring good blankets. Also the ground was fairly rocky being next to...More

    Thank Purpurla
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    We don't camp for the facilities. White Horse Hill is set in a perfect location just below Mount Cook. The approach is stunning, the campsite itself is spacious, and opens to a lot of trails one can take to marvel in the beauty of the...More

    1  Thank gcincinnati
    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    Stayed one night in self contained campervan. To get the best pitches try to arrive early. There is running water and flushing toilets but no lights at night. The setting is spectacular with glaciers in valleys above the campsite. It is ideally located for undertaking...More

    Thank susan m
    Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

    This is a great spot to experience the mount cook area. You are surrounded by mountains with amazing Hikes in every direction. The facilities aren't great but get the job done and there are no showers. The views on the drive in are worth the...More

    Thank Jason P
    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Basic facilities with clean toilets and plenty of space to park your campervan. The views are stunning. There are plenty of walking tracks from the campsite so you can explore the park and surroundings. Definitely worth a visit.

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    • Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu)
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    Traveller (34)
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    Hotel & Grounds (32)
    Nearby
    Aoraki Court Aoraki/Mt Cook Village
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    .25 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Room Tips
    "Get there early to set up your space, as it fills up fast in the evening"
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    "In peak season get in early as I would imagine this would be a very popular spot"
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    "Walk further up the track if you want your own space"
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    "The campsites go further back than you initially think. So look around for a good one."
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