Mount May Saddle remote bush camp
Mount May Saddle camping area is located in the saddle between Mount May’s north peak and south peak located on Map Sheet: Maroon 9441-42, Grid Reference: 675 785.
Camping area facilities
- Tent camping
- Long walk to tent
Camping area features: Located in the saddle between Mount May’s north peak and south peak.
Location: Grid Reference: 675 785.
Access: A 3hr walk from Mount May camping reserve or a 1hr walk via the south western ridge from Waterfall Creek Road. This is a steep to very steep route with some rock scrambling required.
Number of sites: No defined sites. Maximum of 12 people.
Camp sites are suitable for: self-sufficient, walk-in camping.
Camp site surface: Soil and leaf litter.
Facilities: None. Must be self-sufficient. Water collected from creeks should be treated before drinking. All rubbish (including food scraps) must be carried out.
Open fires: Prohibited. Use fuel stoves only.
Generator use: Not allowed.
Essentials to bring: Drinking water, extra food, first-aid kit, topographic map, compass, torch, warm clothing, wet weather gear, rubbish bags, insect repellent, fuel or gas stove and a small trowel for burying faecal waste. Read more about before you visit.
Bookings: book online or learn about our camping booking options.
Mobile phone coverage: Average.
Upcoming camping area availability
For more safety information see Visiting Mount Barney safely and camp with care.
- Partial closures due to planned burns 24 May to 1 September 2023