Phone to book: 07 827 4178

LAKE KARĀPIRO SITE INFORMATION

During Events

An approved Traffic Management Plan is in place during events to ensure safe and efficient access into and past the Domain, Signs indicate the appropriate entrance for people coming to the event. At each entrance there are 'No Dogs' signs reminding people this is a dog free area at all times.

During events the public parking area is through gate 3. Gates 1 & 2 are open to campers and officials only. The gate 3 parking area accommodates approximately 1500 cars. There are also contingency areas available for more cars. All events have parking officials directing parking.

During non-events

The Mighty River Domain, Lake Karāpiro public parking area is located through Gate 2 and on the embankment. There are public toilets situated on the embankment which are open to the public at all times.

Things to do

Lake Karāpiro is a popular recreational Lake well known for its rowing events. However, many people also enjoy kayaking, wakeboarding, skiing, swimming, fishing, boating and yachting on the Lake. Sporting and recreation clubs are situated along the shore of the Mighty River Domain.

There is a playground and slides here for all of the family to enjoy.

The Domain is also host to triathlons, duathlons and long distance swimming races. Every Wednesday night in summer there is a triathlon and duathlon run by the Waikato Cycling Sports Academy that anyone can enter. It is for all ages and fitness levels.

If on-site and the adventure activities such as high ropes, low ropes, archery, team building and more are not enough for you, here are some more activities in the area:

Maungatautari Ecological Island Trust www.sanctuarymountain.co.nz – 7km away

Boatshed Café and Kayak Hire www.theboatshed.net.nz – 7km away

Cam Jet www.camjet.co.nz – 8km away

National Agricultural heritage at Mystery Creek www.mysterycreek.co.nz/ag-heritage-village - 20km away

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