Pahautea Hut

Pirongia Forest Park

10 minutes from the summit of Mount Pirongia in the Pirongia forest park about 30kms West of Hamilton. Very clean and tidy good water and toilet with an outstanding view. New 20 bunk hut opened 2015.

Pirongia cliffs • By oldbooks4u1. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 20
20
Facilities
Toilet
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Several tracks access this area a good one and half day walk would be via the Tirohanga-Mahaukura track circit. Good views of the waikato and west coast. Wet and sloppy track at top end of Mahaukura track
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
900m
Mobile phone coverage
Yes, some coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BE33
Link
www.doc.govt.nz/p...http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-go/waikato/places/pirongia-forest-park/things-to-do/pahautea-hut/
Map
ID 1397

About this hut

Added 16 April 2006 by bigpaulbigpaul. 4 revisions, most recently 21 April 2015 by MatthewMatthew.
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