Ōngāruanuku Hut

Waitakere Ranges Regional Park

Ōngāruanuku or "O'nuku" as it's known is maintained by the Auckland University Tramping Club. It was once an abandoned timber milling camp cookhouse called Simla Hut. The club took ownership of the hut and reopened it on 27 August 1944.

The hut is located to the southwest of Waitakere Reservoir in the Waitakere Ranges.

Key information
Owner
Owner: Auckland University Tramping Club
Category
Club hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 12
12
Facilities
Toilet
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Ridge Road Track from Anawhata Road. Fence Line Track from Falls Road.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
Bookings required
Required

Members: free of charge. Non-members' nightly fees are: Adults (18 years and older) $6, children (5-17 years) $4, and infants free.

Other
Altitude
260m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BA31
Map 
ID 9096

About this hut

Added 4 April 2014 by MatthewMatthew. 2 revisions, most recently 3 April 2017 by MatthewMatthew.
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