IntroductionThis is a serviced 12-bunk hut in the Golden Bay area.
Easy walk from road end
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
4WD is recommended on the access road into the Cobb valley (Cobb Dam Road) in winter, due to ice and/or snow.
- Adult (18+ years): $25 per night
- Child/youth (5–17 years): $12.50 per night
- Infant (0–4 years): free
Before you go, buy 1 Serviced Hut Ticket (green) or 1 Serviced Youth Hut Tickets (red) for each night's stay. Put these in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass for unlimited use at most Serviced and Standard huts for a 6 or 12 month period.
Tracks to this hut
Sylvester Hut TrackLocated in Cobb Valley and Kahurangi National ParkWalk up to Sylvester Hut as day walk or overnight tramp with children - enjoy great views from the hut and explore a series of lakes on the open tops behind the hut.Duration 2 hr one wayDifficulty Easy
NZTopo50 map sheet: BP24
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1570126, N5449392