Buster Shelter Hut

Little Kyeburn Track
Little Kyeburn Track
Track Easy/medium. Loop track.
A 6km tramping track to the historic Buster Diggings and Buster Shelter Hut in the Oteake Conservation Area / Kakanui Ranges. This also forms part of the loop track over the 1400m Mt Kyeburn.

Track grades

Unusually smooth, well-marked track, easy gradients. Up to about 4 hours per day.
Typical lowland track. Generally easy walking and well marked. Ascents of up to 1000m. Some easy river crossings, unmarked travel along rivers.
Typical tops track. Experienced trampers only. Rough, muddy and poorly marked or unmarked. Ascents of up to 2000m. River crossings, open tops, passes. Up to about 8 hours per day.
Navigation and snow skills (use of ice axe and crampons) required. Glaciers, exposure to falls.
Rough or non-existent tracks. Following ridges, bush spurs, and rivers. Steep ascents, arduous travel, hazardous conditions, snow and navigation skills essential.