Mid Waiohine

Tararua Forest Park

Small Cold in winter but a welcome sight after a knee busting descent from Isobel

The hut is cosy when the open fire is going. This hut has been recognized by DOC for retention in as representative of the original 6 bunk Forest Service S70 type huts established throughout the Tararua's to support the deer culling operations of the 60's to 80's.

The exNZFS volunteer group have a management agreement with DOC to maintain this hut.

Mid Waiohine Biv • By bigpaul.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet, Open fireplace
Water supply
Natural water source
Getting there
Getting there
From Mount Holdsworth rd over Mount Holdsworth 5-8 hrs

From Aokaporangi bivy on the Main range, 2-3 hours.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
300m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BP33
Link
www.tramper.co.nz...http://www.tramper.co.nz/?4886
Map 
ID 4893

About this hut

Added 12 January 2010 by bigpaulbigpaul. 3 revisions, most recently 26 July 2014 by TararuaHunterTararuaHunter.
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