IntroductionThis is a basic 4-bunk hut in the Nelson Lakes 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.
Hurricane Hut is accessible from the Matiri Valley and 1000 Acre Plateau tramping tracks.
Tracks to this hut
Upper Matiri Valley and 1000 Acre Plateau tramping tracksLocated in Kahurangi National ParkFrom Lake Matiri you can do tramps to the upper Matiri Valley and 1000 Acre Plateau.DurationDifficulty Advanced
NZTopo50 map sheet: BR23
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1548431, N5404713
Altitude: 810 m above sea level