Tawa hut

Waioeka Conservation Area

6 Bunk Standard hut beside the Kahunui Stream in the Ureweras. 2 - 4 hours from Moanui Rd end. Part of popular weekend riverbed loop via Koranga Forks.

Tawa Hut • By pmcke.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Off SH2 near Matawai between Gisborne & Opotiki onto Koranga Valley Road, left into Moanui Road about 20kms to car park. 2 to 4 hrs walk.

Koronga Forks Hut: 8km, 2 - 4 hrs, riverbed route. Pleasant low-water trip down a gorged but easy river.

Makamoere Hut: 5km, 1.5 - 3 hrs, riverbed route. Broad river flats and small stream. Generally easy going.

Tataweka Hut: 6km, 1.5 - 3 hrs, riverbed route. Tight gorge to confluence, but broad gravel river flats up Tataweka.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
400m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BF41
Map
ID 1569

About this hut

Added 26 November 2006 by bigpaulbigpaul. 3 revisions, most recently 4 July 2014 by reidpaulnzreidpaulnz.
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