IntroductionThis is a serviced 16-bunk hut in the North Canterbury and Arthur's Pass area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
Edwards Hut is on radio link to Arthur's Pass Visitor Centre, monitored during office hours. Some groups have had difficulty reaching the visitor centre on this radio so please read the instructions carefully.
The has a log burner for heating but you'll need your own cooker and utensils.
- Adult (18+ years): $25 per night
- Child/youth (5–17 years): $12.50 per night
- Infant (0–4 years): free
Before you go, buy 1 Serviced Hut Ticket (green) or 1 Serviced Youth Hut Tickets (red) for each night's stay. Put these in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass for unlimited use at most Serviced and Standard huts for a 6 or 12 month period.
Tracks to this hut
Edwards - Hawdon RouteLocated in Arthur's Pass National ParkThis route takes you through spectacular rock-fall, past mountain tarns and over two alpine passes.1 alertDuration 2-3 daysDifficulty Expert
Edwards - Otehake RouteLocated in Arthur's Pass National ParkA transalpine route that mixes the best of east with the wilds of the west.Duration 2 - 3 daysDifficulty Expert
NZTopo50 map sheet: BV20
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1489625, N5244671