Starveall Hut

Mount Richmond Forest Park

A standard DOC hut with six bunks and a wood burner situated on the bushline 45 minutes below the ridge leading to the summit of Mt. Starveall.Great views over Nelson area and out over the bay to Motueka.

Starveall Hut (Richmond Ranges) • By Briar. Licence: C.
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
From the Hackett carpark take the track to the Hackett Hut.Without crossing the river to the hut continue on the track to Starveall, there are a number of river crossings (8) before you steadily climb away from the river and up to Starveall hut and access to the track leading to the mountain top and beyond (Slaty hut etc.)
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
1,190m
Mobile phone coverage
Yes, some coverage Marginal coverage inside the hut, and excellent reception a few metres up the track towards pt 1258
Maps
NZTopo50-BQ26
Map
ID 1719

About this hut

Added 6 February 2007 by maccamacca. 2 revisions, most recently 11 July 2017 by BriarBriar.
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