Camerons Hut (Lake Sumner)

Lake Sumner Conservation Park

A draughty tin hut with an open fire and concrete floor - but homely.

Cameron's Hut • By madpom. Licence: cc by.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Basic Hut/Bivvy
Sleeps
Sleeps 4
4
Facilities
Toilet, Open fireplace
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
Lake Sumner roadend (swingbridge): 11km (3.5 - 6 hrs). Good valley-floor track

No. 3 Hut: 4km (1-1.5 hrs) - valley floor track with marked bush sections. Side-creeks are bridged

Harper Pass Biv: 6km (2-4 hrs) - cut / benched sidle track though bush with some small slips, and some small creek crossings.

No. 4 Hut: 16km (5-9 hrs) - cut / benched track over Harper Pass, valley-floor route down Taramakau beyond swingbridge.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
700m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BU21
Link
www.doc.govt.nz/p...http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-stay/backcountry-huts-by-region/canterbury/north-canterbury-and-arthurs-pass/cameron-hut/
Map
ID 862

About this hut

Added 25 September 2005 by MatthewMatthew. 3 revisions, most recently 21 June 2011 by iangeorgeiangeorge.
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