Alerts

Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park

For Tasman Saddle Hut
Alert Ball Pass route access issues

We recommend high level of tramping skills and experience if you’re going:

  • beyond Husky Flat on the old Ball Hut Road, and
  • up the east Hooker (western side) of the Ball Pass crossing.

The Ball Pass route is still open.

This is a long term alert.

First published on 3 December 2019. Last reviewed on 21 June 2022.
Date 21 Jun 2022 19:50
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.
For Plateau Hut
Alert Ball Pass route access issues

We recommend high level of tramping skills and experience if you’re going:

  • beyond Husky Flat on the old Ball Hut Road, and
  • up the east Hooker (western side) of the Ball Pass crossing.

The Ball Pass route is still open.

This is a long term alert.

First published on 3 December 2019. Last reviewed on 21 June 2022.
Date 21 Jun 2022 13:50
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.
For Ball Hut
Alert Ball Pass route access issues

We recommend high level of tramping skills and experience if you’re going:

  • beyond Husky Flat on the old Ball Hut Road, and
  • up the east Hooker (western side) of the Ball Pass crossing.

The Ball Pass route is still open.

This is a long term alert.

First published on 3 December 2019. Last reviewed on 21 June 2022.
Date 21 Jun 2022 13:50
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.
For Kelman Hut
Alert Ball Pass route access issues

We recommend high level of tramping skills and experience if you’re going:

  • beyond Husky Flat on the old Ball Hut Road, and
  • up the east Hooker (western side) of the Ball Pass crossing.

The Ball Pass route is still open.

This is a long term alert.

First published on 3 December 2019. Last reviewed on 21 June 2022.
Date 21 Jun 2022 13:50
Source Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai 2022.