IntroductionThis is a standard 4 bunk hut in the Coastal Otago area.
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
- 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.
Access is off SH1 at Waitati, north of Dunedin, via Double Hill Road/Mountain Road.
Tracks to this hut
Silver Peaks routesLocated in Dunedin area and Silver Peaks Scenic ReserveThe Silver Peaks Scenic Reserve provides challenging routes in rugged country, less than 30 minutes drive from Dunedin city.1 alertDuration 3 daysDifficulty Advanced, Expert
NZTopo50 map sheet: CE17
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1405205 N4934942
Fires are not permitted in the Silverpeaks at any time. Fire could destroy this special place in a matter of hours.Fires put you and others at risk.
The grass pad beside the hut provides emergency helicopter landing, do not camp in this space.