Piggotts Hut

Hunua Ranges Regional Park

Piggotts hut at Piggotts campsite in Hunua Ranges Regional Park, controlled by Auckland council.

Now has a nice roofed deck and table since 2015.

Access to weather station is via an unmarked good gravel track, take left at the cross intersection near the hut, it's the track opposed to Rata Ridge track. Weather station location gives excellent network coverage.

Piggotts Hut at night • By bohwaz. Licence: cc by-sa.
Key information
Owner
Owner: PVT
Category
Basic Hut/Bivvy
Sleeps
Sleeps 4
4
Facilities
Toilet
Water supply
Tap or tank water
3 * 600 litres rainwater tanks
Getting there
Getting there
At the end of Lilburne road, about 1.5 hrs from Mangatawhiri dam.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access

See Auckland council, $8 / night / person for campsite

Other
Altitude
358m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage Poor at hut, good at weather station (5 minutes from hut)
Maps
NZTopo50-BB33
Map
ID 8046

About this hut

Added 24 June 2012 by iangeorgeiangeorge. 2 revisions, most recently 18 August 2017 by bohwazbohwaz.
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