Robert Ridge
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Introduction

The most popular route to Angelus Hut in fine weather.

12.2 km one way

Walking and tramping

6 hr Advanced: Tramping track
Expert: Route

Seasonal restrictions

May to October:

  • Additional hazards on all routes to Angelus Hut including snow, ice, avalanche risk and sub-zero temperatures.
  • Hut facilities reduced – water and firewood may not be available at the hut.

Bookings are required for Angelus Hut all year round.

Check conditions in the 'Know Before You Go' section below before you travel. 

Video

Stay safe in the outdoors

Contacts

Rotoiti / Nelson Lakes Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 521 1806
Email:   nelsonlakesvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   View Road
St Arnaud
Postal Address:   PO Box 55
St Arnaud 7053
Whakatū / Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
1/37 Halifax Street
Nelson 7010
Postal Address:   Private Bag 5
Nelson 7042
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