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Murchison Hut

$20.00

Out of stock

Murchison Glacier,
Aoraki Mt Cook National Park

CLOSED DUE TO GEOLOGICAL INSTABILITY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

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Summary:

A wonderful remote alpine hut perfect for the adventurous and fit to get off the beaten track. From this perch above the Murchison Glacier ski touring opportunities abound.

 

Location:

2,100m NE spur Mt Cooper overlooking Murchison Glacier, Mount Cook National Park.
Detailed map below.

 

Facilities:

10 bunks, radio, water tank. You need to be self-sufficient with cooking utensils/gas, etc.

 

Access:

Tasman Saddle – Murchison névé. Murchison Valley via Steffan Hut. Lower Godley: N Rutherford Stream – Armadillo Saddle – Harper Gl – Murchison Gl. Upper Godley: Classen Saddle – Murchison Glacier.

 

Fees:

  • Members $10 per night
  • Non-members $20 per night

Hut fees payable online by credit card or bank transfer (NZ accounts only) – see above, or to Department of Conservation, Mt Cook.

 

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

Point Location:

POINT (170.39400101 -43.51843129)
NZTopo50: BX16 894 783
NZMS260 (old): I36 994 399

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