Field Hut: Tararua Ranges

Map Coordinates: NZTM2000-BP33 899-692
Outlook: In bush at about 850m.
Number of Bunks: Two large sleeping platforms
Maintained by: DOC
Cooking Facilities: Wood burner (but fuel may be lacking) Water tanks
Heating: Stove
Useful info: Originally built about 1922 by Joe Gibbs from local Totara. Has been rebuilt in recent years and is in good condition.  A day trip spot and a useful stop on Friday evenings for many extended Tararua trips.  PNTMCs first trip (1966) was to this hut.

Field Hut
Topo image of Tararuas