Bookings not required - first come, first served
Totora Flats Hut sits on river flats above Waiohine River.
Before you go, buy 1 Serviced Hut Ticket (green) or 3 Standard Hut Tickets (blue for adults, yellow for youth) 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.
NZTopo50 map sheet: BP33
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1802321, N5465946
These huts in Tararua Forest Park can be reached within a 6 hour walk from a road end, making them suitable for overnight or weekend trips.
October - April: Volunteers are needed during peak times at several different huts in the Tararua Forest Park.
Discover what facilities you can and can't expect to find in DOC-managed backcountry huts, and read the hut users code.
Five essential steps for staying safe in the outdoors so you can have a great trip.
Eligible people must be fully vaccinated to use DOC accommodation.