Facilities and services
Camping is also possible here.
NZTopo50 map sheet: BX16
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1373423, N5165775
- Adult (18+ years): $5 per night
- Youth (11 - 17 years): $2.50 per night
- Child/Infant (0 - 10 years): free
Before you go, call into the Aoraki/Mount Cook Visitor Centre to sign into the intentions system, and get up to date weather and mountain conditions.
Hut fees can be paid at the Visitor Centre with cash, eftpos, Backcountry Hut Pass or Backcountry Hut Tickets.
Know before you go
The area around Ball Road is complex avalanche terrain. Large avalanches may cross the road and track from June to November. Call the Aoraki/Mount Cook Visitor Centre for advice on conditions.