Located in Hakatere Conservation Park in the Canterbury region
IntroductionDouble Hut is a basic hut in the Mid and South Canterbury area.
Easy walk from road end
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
6 bunk beds
Double Hut is 3 hours (10 km) from Lake Heron car park, off Hakatere Heron Road. It's 8 hours (16 km) from Comyns Hut.
Lake Heron car park to Double Hutt
Distance: 10 km one way
Time: 3 hrs one way
Difficulty: Easy to moderate
NZTopo50 map sheet: BX19
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1459381, N5182677
There is limited firewood at the hut. Do not cut down vegetation to use.
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