St. Jacobs Hut

St Jacob's Hut (6 bunks, matresses, stove, river water) is a standard DOC hut on grassy river flats in the Hope Valley. A pleasent hut, with considerably fewer visitors than Kiwi Lodge downstream.

St. Jacob's Hut • By madpom. Licence: cc by.
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
Hope Kiwi Lodge: 1-2 hours (5km). 4WD track.

Top Hope Hut: (6km). 4WD track.

Lake Man Bivouac: 3.5-7 hours. 4WD track, riverbed route and cut track over pass. Crossings of Hope River and Pussy Stream (hope river may also be crossed by bridge 3km below the hut)

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
680m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BU22
Map
ID 1903

About this hut

Added 7 May 2007 by madpommadpom. No revisions.
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