Cascade Hut

Kaimanawa Forest Park

A delightful 6 bunk hut in the upper reaches of the Tauranga Taupo River.

A Corker Cooker, One of DOC's better ideas • By pmcke. 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
Via a 5-hour ridge track from Clements Mill Rd is the quickest and most popular way in. Other routes are via the Kaipo Stream, which is quite rough in its upper reaches, and via the summit of Maungaorangi to the Oamaru River.

Routes to Waipakahi Hut via Ngapuketurua and Boyd Lodge via the North Arm cross private land and require a permit from Air Charter Taupo

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
780m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BH36
Map
ID 2198

About this hut

Added 21 July 2007 by pmckepmcke. 1 revision 14 December 2008 by ledgeledge.
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