Starveal Hut
Image: Mitchell Everly © 

Introduction

This is a standard 6-bunk hut in the Motueka area.

Hut overview

Category

Standard

Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Heating
  • Mattresses
6 bunk beds

About this hut

Getting there

Times from nearest road end and huts
  • Hacket Creek Road (off Aniseed Valley Road): 6 hr
  • Slaty Hut via Alpine Route: 2 hr 30 min

Location

NZTopo50 map sheet: BQ26
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1620105, N5410303

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $5 per night
  • Youth (11 - 17 years): $2.50 per night
  • Child/Infant (0 - 10 years): free

Before you go, buy 1 Standard Hut Ticket (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night's stay. Put this in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass that gives unlimited use at most Standard and Serviced huts for a 6 or 12 month period.

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Contacts

Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
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