Waikamaka Hut: Ruahine Ranges

Map Coordinates: NZTM2000-BK36 683-884
Outlook: Located at 1150m amongst mixed alpine beech forest on terrace at forks above Waikamaka River.   Nice spot for weekend tramps or for a day trip.
Number of Bunks: 2 sleeping platforms for about 8
Maintained by: Heretaunga Tramping Club and DOC
Cooking Facilities: Wood stove, water from river.
Heating: Wood stove installed 2001
History: Built in 1939, rebuilt in 1966 and still maintained by Heretaunga Tramping Club.  Has been considerably modified/upgraded in recent years.  Located at forks about 30 minutes below Waipawa Saddle.  A handy staging post for a variety of tops trips.

Waikamaka Hut
Topo image of Northern Ruahines