Standfield Hut

Ruahine Forest Park

Standfield (Stanfield) Hut (6 bunks, woodburing stove, tank water, firewood available in locality) is a comfortable riverside hut on the upper reaches of the Tamaki River, west branch.

Access via the ridge track is possible in almost all weather conditions - though river crossings are required at the roadend and 1km south of the hut.

Standfield Hut • By madpom.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Tamaki West roadend (276820, 611620). 5km (1.5 - 3 hours) riverbed route.

Tamaki West roadend (276820, 611620). 5km (2 - 3.5 hours) ridge track.

Takapari Road (276800, 611980). 2.5km (45 mins) track.

Cattle Creek Hut. 4km (2 - 3 hours) track & riverbed route.

Travers Hut (A Frame Hut). 7.5km (2.5 - 5 hours) track.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
600m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BL36
Link
www.doc.govt.nz/p...http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-stay/backcountry-huts-by-region/hawkes-bay/stanfield-hut/
Map
ID 1620

About this hut

Added 7 January 2007 by madpommadpom. 3 revisions, most recently 18 June 2011 by iangeorgeiangeorge.
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