Rangipo Hut

Tongariro National Park

A welcome spot going either way around the Ruapehu Circut, this hut is located at about the only shelted spot on the eastern side of the mountain.

In the middle of the Rangipo Desert the landscape is surreal

Rangipo Hut in winter • By Briar. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Allow a full day to get to this hut from either Mangaehuehu Hut or Waihohonu Hut
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
1,560m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BJ34
Map
ID 2508

About this hut

Added 18 December 2007 by pmckepmcke. No revisions.
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