IntroductionThis is a basic six-bunk hut in the North Canterbury and Arthur's Pass area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
Waimakariri Falls Hut is located in known avalanche paths. Avalanches are most likely to occur during and following heavy snowfall or rain when snow loading is present on the upper mountain slopes. Do not use this hut during these high-risk periods. Check Arthur's Pass avalanche forecast
Canterbury Mountaineering Club hut.
- Free for Canterbury Mountaineering Club (CMC) members.
- Non-CMC members: See the CMC website for fees and methods of payment.
Backcountry Hut Passes and Backcountry Hut Tickets cannot be used at this hut.
Tracks to this hut
Waimakariri Falls Hut to Rolleston RiverLocated in Arthur's Pass National ParkThis challenging alpine crossing is not maintained – proceed with caution.Duration 2–3 days one wayDifficulty Expert
NZTopo50 map sheet: BV20
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1476628, N5247272