Mt. Hikurangi Hut

A very rustic hut situated on the slopes of Mt. Hikurangi which sleeps 6-10 people. Pretty chilly in cold weather even with the stove going full blast.

Mt. Hikurangi Summit Ridge • By Briar.
Key information
Owner
Owner: PVT
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 8
8
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
The start of the track is located on Pahikiroa Station, which is at the end of Tapuaeroa Valley Road, 20 kilometres inland from Ruatoria. There is public access from the Tapuaeroa Valley to the mountain, via Pakihiroa Station which is owned and operated by Te Runanga o Ngati Porou.

The track up to the hut is a 4WD track through the station.

Contact: Ngati Porou Tourism Centre, 144 Waiomatatini Rd, Ruatoria. Ph: +64 6 864 8660

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
Bookings required
Required
Other
Altitude
1,100m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BE44
Map
ID 4999

About this hut

Added 8 February 2010 by BriarBriar. 1 revision 3 November 2010 by pmckepmcke.
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