The Ōkārito Campground is operated by the Ōkārito Community Association with the valued assistance of campground hosts. Any profit generated is spent to benefit the community and visitors, and on local conservation efforts.
Ōkārito is in South Westland and to get there travel south from Hokitika (127 km) or north from Franz Josef (27 km). Then turn off State Highway 6 onto the Ōkārito access road (13 km). At the village follow directional signage to the Ōkārito Campground located 1-3 Russell Street.
Postal Ōkārito Community Association, PO Box 144, Franz Josef, 7856