Frampton's Hut

Image: Tasha Oxford | Creative Commons

Introduction

This is a six-bunk, standard hut located in Northland's Waima Forest.

Hut overview

Category

  • Category
Standard

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
6 bunk beds

About this hut

Frampton's Hut is in a flat clearing above Falls creek.

It has 6 bunks and handwashing facilities.

Getting there

Frampton’s Hut is situated near the Six Foot Track in the western end of Waima Forest.

Alternatively, you can reach the hut starting from the Hauturu Highpoint Track. Follow this to the Waima Main Range Track before heading towards the Six Foot Track and hut.

The site is in a flat clearing on a broad ridge above Falls creek.

Location

Topo50 map sheet:AW27

Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1642987, N6070026

Fees

Free.

Know before you go

  • Rubbish should be 'pack it in – pack it out'
  • Backcountry hut pass is valid

Kauri dieback logo.

Help stop kauri dieback
  • Stay away from kauri tree roots.
  • Clean your footwear and gear before and after visiting kauri forest.

How you can help save kauri

Contacts

Te Tai Kauri / Kauri Coast Office
Phone:   +64 9 439 3450
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   dargaville@doc.govt.nz
Address:   150 Colville Road
Dargaville
Postal Address:   150 Colville Road
RD7
Dargaville 0377
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