IntroductionThis is a serviced 14-bunk hut in the Mackenzie Country and Waitaki area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
Owned by the Mackenzie Alpine Trust – Lake Tekapo.
This hut is owned and managed by Mackenzie Alpine Trust - Lake Tekapo.
A recommended donation of $10 can be left in the iron post outside the hut.
Backcountry Hut Passes and Backcountry Hut Tickets cannot be used at this hut.
Tracks to this hut
Macaulay Hut TrackLocated in Te Kahui Kaupeka Conservation ParkMacaulay valley can be accessed on foot, or by mountain bike, horse or 4WD.Duration 5 hr one wayDifficulty Advanced
NZTopo50 map sheet: BX17
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1406513, N5171936
Dogs are not allowed in the hut but can be kept outside.
Dogs are allowed in the area but must be under control. Dogs should be kept on a lead at all times in riverbed areas and wetlands between the months of August and the end of February, because of nesting birdlife. Dogs are not permitted within Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park.