Closest point to drive and park is on all weather unsealed roads, from there it is on foot to the campsite
73.9 km NW of Sydney
GPS: Latitude 33° 23′ 1.068"S Longitude 150° 41′ 31.74"E (-33.38363, 150.69215)
There are two main walking access routes. Plus two more bonus ways in, for the more adventurous. Options 2,3 & 4 require a topographic map and navigation skills.
1 - shortest and easiest) From the far western end of Upper Colo Rd, walk about 2.5km along a marked track/trail that runs roughly parallel to the Colo River. Most of this walk is on private property, please stay on the marked track and show your respect to the land owners.
2 - longer and hard)You can walk from Sams Way at Mountain Lagoon, following the Gospers Ridge Trail and then Mailes Ridge for approximately 12km.
3) Another option from Mountain Lagoon is to take the T3 Track and then a walk down the Colo River, then walk or lilo down stream to the campsite.
4) Another option from the Putty Road side, is to follow the Bob Turners Track (4km to River) and then walk or lilo to the campsite (another 11km).
There is a long walk into this campsite There are a total of 10 campsitesThe river can flood so check levels. There is a nice sandy beach section and some open flat areas to camp and play.
Bookings and contact information
You are not able to book these campsites - first come basisFor more information contact the NPWS Richmond office on:Phone:02 4588 5247
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Free Camping - no camp fees applyAdult=$0 Per NightChildren=$0 Per Night
No car entry fees applyVehicle=$0 Per Day
Toilets Pit or composting toilets are available
Showers No showers are provided on site
Water There is water onsite (or from a nearby creek) that can be treated for drinking
Picnic Tables Picnic tables are provided on site
Pit fire BBQs Wood fired Pit BBQ's are provided - bring your own wood
Electric of Gas BBQs Gas or electric BBQ's are not provided
Rubbish Bins No rubbish bins provided - take your own rubbish with you
Campfires Fires are generally permitted at this campsite, be aware of local fire bans.
ActivitiesSwimmingThere are places to swimNearest known Camping Stores