LAKE KARĀPIRO SITE INFORMATION
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.
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 situated right alongside the wonderful new Podium Cafe.
Podium Cafe is well situated in the heart of the domain with spectacular views of the lake, right alongside the playground area. Come and enjoy a coffee, something to eat, relax and enjoy the views.
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:
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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