IntroductionThis is a basic three-bunk hut in the Tauranga area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
The Hurunui Hut is in the south of the Kaimai Mamaku Conservation Park about 2.5 hours from Kaimai Summit, along the North South Track. A marked and signposted side track leads a short distance to the hut.
Tracks to this hut
North-South TrackLocated in Kaimai Mamaku Conservation ParkThis is a multi-day tramp using rugged, unmarked routes suitable for expert backcountry trampers only. Trampers will need to camp in addition to staying in huts.2 alertsDuration 5 - 7 daysDifficulty Expert
Henderson Tramline Loop TrackLocated in Kaimai Mamaku Conservation ParkThis walk follows a branch of the tramline through the bush to the North South track, and returns along a separate tramline branch back to the road.Duration 3 hrs 30 minDifficulty Advanced
Leyland O'Brien Tramline TrackLocated in Kaimai Mamaku Conservation ParkExplore the old Leyland O’Brien tramline besides the headwaters of the Ngamuwahine River.Duration 2 hr one wayDifficulty Advanced
NZTopo50 map sheet: BD36
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1857769, N5810392