This hut is sole occupancy and locked – refer to your booking confirmation for how to obtain the access code.
Raukawa Hut is on a river terrace on the east side of the Orongorongo River - wet feet are part of the adventure. Check river levels before crossing.
- gas cooking, crockery, pots and cooking utensils
- wood heating with wet back for hot shower
- cold tap water
- flush toilet
You need to bring:
- candles or torches for lighting
- matches or lighter
- toilet paper
Raukawa Hut is a 2 hour walk via the Orongorongo Track.
Turere Bridge (end of Orongorongo Track) to Raukawa Hut
Time: 10 min
From the picnic area and toilet near the bridge, cross to the true left of the Orongorongo River following the markers. Walk downstream for about 250 m, passing the Tararua Tramping Club hut on the way. Raukawa Hut is clearly marked with alarge orange triangle, sign and can be seen in the bush from the river.
NZTopo50 map sheet: BQ32
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1765276, N5421186
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