Mitre Flats Hut: Tararua Ranges

Map Coordinates: NZTM2000-BN34 090-771
Outlook: Located at 380m amongst the bush beside Waingawa River.
Number of Bunks: Two large sleeping platforms for about 25.
Maintained by: DOC
Cooking Facilities: Water from river
Useful info: Built in mid 1980s to replace old WTMC hut.  Often used for weekend trips and as base camp for ascending Mitre Peak (highest point in Tararuas). Swing bridges ensure access even if river high.

Mitre Flats Hut
Topo image of Tararuas