- Water source - tank
- Heating source - woodstove
In January 2022 this hut was renovated by Backcountry Trust volunteers, with paint donated by Dulux.
- Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
- Youth (5–17 years): $5 per night
- Child/Infant (0–4 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.
Tracks to this hut
Mokai Road End to Otukota HutLocated in Ruahine Forest ParkA very steep uphill tramp over an easement that traverses private farmland to the Ruahine Forest Park, where the track descends a ridge to Otukota Hut.Duration 4-5 hrDifficulty Advanced
NZTopo50 map sheet: BK36
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1864590, N5600636
There are often rats in this hut - please take rat bait and help us get on top of the problem.
Contact the Palmerston North Office to find out when and where to collect the bait.