Dynamo Hut

An old musterers' hut on the site of New Zealand's first hydro power scheme. The power plant was built 1886 to drive the thirty-head stamper battery at Bullendale. The hut was built 1917 using remains from the generator shed. The generator itself is still on site.

Dynamo Hut • By eyre_nick. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: DOC
Category
Standard Hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 4
4
Facilities
Toilet, Open fireplace
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
From Skippers, take the Bullendale Track up Skippers Creek, then take the Dynamo Track up the Left Branch. The track is marked, and about 3 hours.
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-CB11
Map
ID 9039

About this hut

Added 10 March 2014 by MatthewMatthew. No revisions.
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