Canns Camp Creek Camping Area
Canns Camp Creek camping area is a tranquil and partially-shaded retreat nestled in the serene open woodland of White Mountains National Park. This camping area is a perfect destination for nature enthusiasts and campers seeking a peaceful escape in the Australian wilderness.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Camper Trailer
Suitable For Tents
1) Open fires: campfires are permitted in the fire rings provided, except when fire prohibitions or fire bans are in place.
2) Generators: not permitted.
Things to know
The camping area is accessible by 4WD vehicles, although caution is advised. Poison Valley Road is not suitable for caravans or buses, and during the wet season (typically from November to April), or occasionally at other times, the road may become boggy and impassable. Canns Camp Creek camping area offers various camping options, including tent camping beside your car and camper trailer camping. The eight numbered sites provide campers with comfortable spaces to set up their temporary home in nature. The campsite surface is primarily composed of dirt, providing a rustic camping experience. Campfires are allowed in designated fire rings, subject to specific conditions and any fire prohibitions or bans that may be in effect. It is important to bring clean firewood such as untreated mill off-cuts, as collecting firewood within the park is prohibited. Fuel stoves are recommended as an alternative. Generators are not permitted in this camping area to maintain the peaceful atmosphere and minimize environmental impact. Visitors are advised to bring essential supplies, including drinking water, rubbish bags for responsible waste disposal, insect repellent to ward off pesky insects, and a gas stove for cooking needs. Mobile phone coverage in the area is unreliable, so it's advisable to be prepared for limited or no connectivity during your stay.
Canns Camp Creek camping area offers a wonderful opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the White Mountains National Park, with its quiet and shaded surroundings making it an ideal place for those seeking a peaceful camping experience in the Australian wilderness.