Horse Flat Hut

Ka Whata Tu o Rakihouia Conservation Park

An historic iron rabbiters' hut on river flats in the Clarence Reserve. The carved door indicates the hut was built in 1909. Dirt floor and no chimney.

Overnight stays prohibited.

Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Shelter
Sleeps
Sleeps 0
0
Facilities
None
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
Access to the Clarence Reserve is via Blind Saddle Road, which turns off just west of Kahutara River bridge on the Inland Kaikoura Road.

The gate is locked. Access is open to mountain bikes and walkers at any time. Also open to 4WDs on five weekends per year.

Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access
Other
Altitude
480m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BT27
Map
ID 8660

About this hut

Added 27 July 2013 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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