Elizabeth hut

A tidy hut in the headwaters of the Haupiri River a couple of km's below Trent Saddle. Built by the NZFS in 1963. Fairly new stove, dining table & stools!

Elizabeth hut Aug 2010 • By glennj. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 6
6
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
Easiest thru Gloriavale Community. (permission required) Drive Heaphy Road, then farm roads up the TL to the lodges. Park there if you have a low vehicle otherwise continue and park at the Brian O'Lyn track start. It is upriver from there on a mixture of track, river flats and river bed. Elizabeth hut can be visited as a day trip along with the hot pools which are about half way at the Haupiri junction.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
490m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BU21
Map
ID 5708

About this hut

Added 21 August 2010 by glennjglennj. 1 revision 27 June 2012 by glennjglennj.
158 views in the past year (13 per month).
Check-ins
madpom visited this hut 30 December 201830 December