Ellis Basin Hut

Kahurangi National Park

A six bunk hut hiding at the bottom of the Ellis Basin on the south side of Mt Arthur. Caving is done in the area and the hut contains diagrams of the surrounding cave systems.

Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet, Open fireplace
Water supply
Natural water source
stream near hut
Getting there
Getting there
Access can be gained from the end of Baton Valley Road. A sometimes rugged climb through bush of about 10 or 12km. Probably easier accessed from Flora saddle with a steep descent from Mt Arthur itself.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
1,110m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BQ24
Map 
ID 4185

About this hut

Added 5 July 2009 by ryanbjhunterryanbjhunter. 2 revisions, most recently 23 January 2016 by glennjglennj.
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