Barker Hut

At 1560m, Neville Barker Memorial Hut is the highest in Arthur's Pass National Park, surrounded by the glaciers of the Shaler Range. It was built 1980 to replace the first hut built 1945. It is a base for climbers and part of a route over White Col into the Wilberforce Valley.

Access From Klondyke Corner via the Waimakariri and White Rivers, or from the Wilberforce River via Burnet Stream and White Col.
Bookings Not available (first come, first served)

Owned by Canterbury Mountaineering Club. Fees are $5 per night for non-members. Payment details:

Facilities Mountain radio, Toilet
Water supply No water
Mobile phone coverage No coverage
Category Serviced Alpine Hut
Owner Club
Sleeps 10
Altitude 1,560m
ID 1559

About this hut

Added 20 November 200620 November 2006 by MatthewMatthew. 3 revisions, most recently 16 March 201316 March 2013 by MatthewMatthew.
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