Jims Flat hut

It looks new but it is an old hut that has been rebuilt and extended. Situated beside the Ahaura River at the end of a 4x4 road. It is quite popular with local hunters, fishermen & campers.

Jims Flat hut Nov 2009 • By glennj. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Basic Hut/Bivvy
Sleeps
Sleeps 5
5
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner, Gas/electric cooking
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Follow the Ahaura-Kopara Road approx 20km until an old logging road heads off to the SW. (NZTM E1498446 N5301390) If you emerge from the beech forest on to farmland you have overshot by 1.5km Walk or 4x4 drive about 3.5km down the old logging road to the end and you will be at the Jims Flat hut.

Note that the benched walking track giving access to the historic Hamers Flat hut branches off this same 4x4 road at about the 2km mark.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
120m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BT21
Map
ID 5649

About this hut

Added 7 August 2010 by glennjglennj. 1 revision 12 June 2012 by glennjglennj.
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