Kings Dam Camping Area
The Kings Dam Camping Area offers a serene and rustic camping experience nestled within an open woodland setting right next to a tranquil waterhole. Situated just south of the intersection 61 and 35 kilometers north of the park entrance, this camping area provides a unique opportunity for nature enthusiasts to immerse themselves in the beauty of the surrounding environment.
Facilities & Amenities
Suitable For Tents
1) Campfires allowed (conditions apply)
2) Generators allowed (conditions apply)
Things to know
Access to the Kings Dam Camping Area is limited to high clearance 4WD vehicles due to the rugged terrain and natural landscape of the region. The Kings Dam Camping Area does not have individually defined camping sites. Instead, it offers an open area where campers can set up their tents beside their cars. This arrangement fosters a communal atmosphere, making it an ideal location for group camping trips. The camping area offers basic facilities to accommodate campers while preserving the natural ambiance of the location. Campfires are allowed under specific conditions, providing campers with the chance to enjoy the warmth and ambiance of a crackling fire. While the camping area is designed to provide a back-to-basics experience, it lacks formal facilities. Campers are encouraged to come prepared with all the essentials they need for a comfortable stay, including drinking water, rubbish bags, insect repellent, and a spare vehicle tire. Mobile phone coverage is patchy.
The Kings Dam Camping Area offers a unique opportunity for campers to experience open woodland camping adjacent to a serene waterhole. With facilities that encourage responsible enjoyment of the natural environment, this camping area is an excellent choice for those seeking an off-the-grid adventure in the heart of nature.