Patutu Hut

Kaimanawa Lands Trust

  • Good Roar
  • Some open tops
  • Steep Beech sides
  • Small 4 bunk hut

Cathedral Hut

Kaimanawa Lands Trust

  • Open Tussock
  • Good Summer block
  • Small 4 bunk hut
  • Easy contour
  • Beech pockets

Mangaorangi Drop Off

East Taupo Lands Trust

  • Drop off for access to upper Jap Creek and Paemahi Plateau
  • Camp site near drop off on public land
  • Some open tops
  • Beech Forrest
  • Sika
  • DOC permit required

Jap Creek Drop Off

East Taupo Lands Trust

  • DOC access only
  • Camp site on public land
  • Good bush hunting
  • Beech
  • Sika
  • DOC permit required

Mangamaire Hut

Owhaoko A Trust Block

  • Open tops
  • Beech gullies and pockets
  • Steep country
  • Good glassing country
  • 4 bunk hut with everything in it
  • Block closed 20 December – 10 March & 1 June – 30 September yearly

 

 

Northarm Hut

​East Taupo Lands Trust Block

  • Good A frame hut.
  • Hut has everything in it, just bring lighting.
  • Open grassy river flats.
  • Easy contour, native beech sides.
  • Some open beech forest.
  • Very nice Sika country.

Mangaroa Hut

East Taupo Lands Trust Block

  • Good A frame hut with 4 bunks.
  • Hut has everything in it, just bring lighting.
  • Big beech gullies.
  • Manuka faces.
  • Meatsafe.
  • Bivvy up in the gully next to native.
  • Some tracks and clearings

 

Footy Field Hut

East Taupo Lands Trust Block

  • Mainly beech forest.
  • Manuka faces/gullies.
  • Small open, grassy areas.
  • Good 4 bunk hut with everything in it. Just bring lighting.
  • Cableway across river to keep your boots dry.

 

Otupua Hut

East Taupo Lands Trust Block

  • Grassy flats.
  • Manuka faces.
  • Beech gullies
  • Good A frame hut with 4 bunks.
  • Easy contour
  • Hut has everyting in it, just bring lighting.
  • Fireplace
  • Good Winter Block

 

Oamaru Private Hut

East Taupo Lands Trust Block

  • Oamaru Private block boundary has changed. Please make sure you know the new boundaries and stay within it at all times.
  • Large, old hut.
  • Kent firebox with wetback & shower.
  • Tussock flats.
  • Manuka faces.
  • Native beech surroundings.
  • Flat contour.
  • Great winter block.
  • Mangapapa Bivvy drop off is available (southern end of block) – $780 for Hughes 500 and $1080 for AS350