Lake Mackenzie Hut

Fiordland National Park, Te Wāhipounamu - South West New Zealand World Heritage Area

A Great Walks Hut on the Routeburn Track. During the summer season, bookings are required, with a maximum two-night stay. The main building sleeps 24 in bunks and on a sleeping platform, and contains the kitchen (gas stoves) and living areas. A separate bunkhouse sleeps 24 on 6 4-person sleeping platforms. A DOC ranger is present over the summer season, and can provide weather information and other assistance. A campsite is nearby, which also must be booked.

Lake Mackenzie and the Ailsa Range • By Matthew. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Great Walks Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 50
50
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner, Gas/electric cooking
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Along the Routeburn Track: 4-5 hours from The Divide, or 7 hours from Routeburn Shelter.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
Bookings required
Required
Other
Altitude
1,036m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-CB09
Link
www.doc.govt.nz/p...http://www.doc.govt.nz/parks-and-recreation/places-to-stay/backcountry-huts-by-region/fiordland/northern-fiordland/lake-mackenzie-hut/
Map
ID 902

About this hut

Added 25 September 2005 by MatthewMatthew. 4 revisions, most recently 20 November 2012 by MatthewMatthew.
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