IntroductionThis is a standard six-bunk hut in the Mackenzie Country and Waitaki area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
South Temple Hut
- 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.
South Temple Hut is 3 - 4 hours (7.5 km) up the Temple valley, off Lake Ohau Road.
Tracks to this hut
Temple valley tracksLocated in Ruataniwha Conservation ParkThese short tramping tracks travel through mountain beech forest.1 alertDuration various timesDifficulty Advanced
NZTopo50 map sheet: BZ14
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1340220, N5108148