Black Hill Hut

Six bunk just below the bushline in dry beech forest on Black Hill. Enclosed wood burner, rainwater supply; nice and bright due to skylight but beware the mice at night! Camping space outside.

Summit of Black Hill • By Laura & Adrian. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
1. track from the Wharfedale track (previous site of Townshend Huts), 2 1/2 hours from Townshend site

2. track from the Wharfedale track at the saddle between Dobson stream and Coal Creek, 2 1/2 - 3hrs from track junction

3. poled route from Black Hill ridge and Salmon Creek

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
1,220m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BW22
Map
ID 1888

About this hut

Added 6 May 2007 by chris1chris1. 2 revisions, most recently 16 March 2013 by MatthewMatthew.
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