ALL DOC FACILITIES CLOSED! Limited facilities in Arthur's Pass Village.
COVID-19 RESPONSE: ALL DOC campsites, huts, tracks, great walks, and visitor centres are now closed throughout New Zealand. HUNTING, FISHING, TRAMPING ETC IS NOT PERMITTED! No one is to use campsites or any hut for self-isolation or "lock-down"! Where ever you find yourself NOW (midnight 25th March), is where you MUST live for the NEXT 4 WEEKS+!

Only limited facilities / resources will be available in Arthur's Pass Village after midnight Wednesday 25th March.


The mountains of Arthur's Pass are great for climbing. Many routes are only climbed in winter. In summer the Park, except for the higher peaks, is free of snow.

The most accessible mountain is Mt Rolleston. (2275 metres) Mt Rolleston can be climbed in a day from Arthur's Pass Village. Groups should be knowledgeable in mountaineering techniques and avalanche assessment.

Other popular peaks climbed are the highest peak in the park, Mt Murchison (2408m) and Mt Franklin (2145m).

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