Pioneer Hut

Te Wāhipounamu - South West New Zealand World Heritage Area, Westland / Tai Poutini National Park

New Zealand Alpine Club hut perched on the rocky Pioneer Ridge over the Fox Glacier névé. The Pioneer Hut looks across to Mount Tasman (3497m).

Pioneer Hut - Upper Fox Glacier • By aardvark.
Key information
Owner
Owner: NZAC
Category
Serviced Alpine Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 16
16
Facilities
Mountain radio, Toilet
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Pioneer Hut is approached from Chancellor Hut, Centennial Hut, or Plateau Hut. All are climbing routes.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access

This hut cannot be booked and is busy August to March. Fees are $35 per night for non-members or $20 for members, payable to DOC Westland or the NZAC.

Other
Altitude
2,380m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BX16
Link
https://alpineclu...https://alpineclub.org.nz/hut/pioneer
Map
ID 9004

About this hut

Added 25 February 2014 by matthewmatthew. 1 revision 25 February 2014 by matthewmatthew.
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