Paua Hut

Rimutaka Forest Park

Hut in the Orongorongo Valley, Rimutaka Forest Park, maintained by the Wellington Tramping and Mountaineering Club. The Paua Tramping Club was formed by members of the Shell Corporation in 1930, and built the hut in 1940. When the club folded, it transferred the hut to the care of WT&MC.

Paua hut • By iangeorge. Licence: C.
Key information
Owner
Owner: Wellington Tramping and Mountaineering Club
Category
Club hut
Sleeps
Sleeps 10
10
Facilities
Toilet, Enclosed wood/coal burner, Gas/electric cooking
Water supply
Tap or tank water
Getting there
Getting there
Catchpool Stream road end off the Coast Road south of Wainuiomata. Take Orongorongo Track to Turere Stream bridge, drop into the Orongorongo River and head downriver to a clay cliff on the true left.
Unlocked
This hut is unlocked and open to access.
Bookings
Bookings required
Required

The hut is free for members. Non-member rates are adults $7, children $3.50.

Other
Altitude
120m
Mobile phone coverage
No coverage
Maps
NZTopo50-BQ32
Link
www.wtmc.org.nz/p...http://www.wtmc.org.nz/paua-hut
Map 
ID 9097

About this hut

Added 4 April 2014 by MatthewMatthew. 1 revision 3 April 2017 by MatthewMatthew.
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