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Elcho Hut 2006

Elcho Hut

$10.00

Hopkins Valley, Ruataniwha Conservation Park

 

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Summary:

This wonderful 12 bunk hut is nestled by trees on the west side of the picturesque Hopkins Valley. Hunting, tramping and climbing opportunities abound for adventures of all abilities.

 

Location:

West side of Hopkins Valley below the junction with Elcho Stream.
Detailed map below.

 

Facilities:

12 bunks, closed log-burner, water from stream, long-drop toilet.

 

Access:

Huxley Gorge Station to 2km below the Memorial Cairn, 16km/3hrs from hut.

 

Fees:

  • Members $5 per night
  • Non-members $10 per night

Payable online by credit card or bank transfer (NZ accounts only) – see above, or to the NZAC National Office, PO Box 786, Christchurch 8140.

 

Bookings:

No bookings are possible. The hut is open all year round and beds are allocated on a first in first served basis.

 

Location Map:

View on TopoMaps

 

Location:

POINT (169.81678963 -43.9197515)
NZTopo50: BY14 456 309
NZMS260 (old): H37 556 925

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