IntroductionThis is a standard four-bunk hut in the Mackenzie Country and Waitaki area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
- Adult (18+ years): $5 per night
- Youth (11–17 years): $2.50 per night
- Child/Infant (0–10 years): free
Before you go, buy 1 Standard Hut Ticket (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night's stay. Put this in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass that gives unlimited use at most Standard and Serviced huts for a 6 or 12 month period.
Maitland Hut is 4 hours (10 km) from Lake Ohau Road. Permission is required from Lake Ohau Station (+64 3 438 9663) to walk across the private land at the start of the Maitland Track.
Tracks to this hut
Snowy Gorge Creek - Maitland StreamLocated in Ahuriri Conservation Park and Ruataniwha Conservation ParkThis unmarked route is for experienced trampers and travels through diverse country.1 alertDuration 13 hrDifficulty Advanced, Expert
NZTopo50 map sheet: BZ14
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1339723, N5098943