Last Updated Nov 2015 | Originally suggested by Deladave
Large camping area for about 8 groups with individual clearings separated by some bushes.
Fairly shady with tall trees and close to the King River.
There are some deeper water holes but generally shallow for wading and sitting on the rocks.
This is a free camping area.
Longdrop or composting
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
No bbqs are provided.
This campsite is near a river or creek that has swimming holes.
It is not known if there are any fishing spots near this campsite.
Picnic tables are not provided at this camsite
It is not known if there are any canoeing or kayaking spots near this campsite.
A stunning alpine national park made up of grassy plains and impressive escarpments and mountains.
4wd only access.
Follow the Upper King River Rd southwards from Whitfield past the end of the bitumen where it changes to a 4WD track (for about 7km) and continue around Lake William Hovell and along Top Crossing track past Evans Creek Track, across Evans Creek and past Buckland Spur Track until it crosses the King River. The camp site is then on the right. It is suitable only for tents and camper trailers due to 4wd access.
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