Chancellor Hut

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

This historic hut is located 200m above Fox Glacier on Chancellor Ridge. The bunk room was formally the women's room. Built 1931, this is the oldest New Zealand alpine hut on its original site.

Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Serviced Alpine Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 12
12
Facilities
Toilet
Water supply
No water
Getting there
Getting there
The technical route is up the true right of the Fox Glacier. It is also possible to fly in.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
No bookings — open access
No — open access

This hut is $15 per night. Backcountry hut passes do not apply.

Other
Altitude
1,250m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BX15
Map
ID 9005

About this hut

Added 25 February 2014 by matthewmatthew. No revisions.
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