Daphne Hut

Ruahine Forest Park

8 to 10 person hut.It's in a stunning spot where the northern and western branches of the Tukituki converge. Note, there is no water tank. Water is collected from the river.

Daphne Hut • By pmcke. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 8
8
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
Either from the end of Mill Rd. walking up the riverbed[3 Hrs]or Kashmir Rd via a ridge track[3 to 4 Hrs].Both ways either involve all or a small portion of river travel so is a fine weather trip only.Could also be reached from Longview Hut via Howletts hut[4 to 5 hours]but this way is above the bushline and is very exposed.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
600m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BL36
Map
ID 5321

About this hut

Added 13 April 2010 by john dutchiejohn dutchie. 3 revisions, most recently 9 June 2011 by pmckepmcke.
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