Upper Deception Hut

Arthur's Pass National Park

Six bunk hut adjacent the popular Mingha-Deception route. It was built by the NZFS in 1962.

[A four bunker Lower Deception hut was also built in 1962 but it was burnt down some time post 1980]

Upper Deception hut Feb 2009 • By glennj. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Basic Hut/Bivvy
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
From the north via the Deception River route or south from Goat Pass.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
740m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BV20
Map
ID 1558

About this hut

Added 18 November 2006 by matthewmatthew. 2 revisions, most recently 27 June 2012 by glennjglennj.
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