Omar Bivvy

D.O.C Kaweka Bivvy

  • Native bush.
  • Good fishing with big Rainbows.
  • Open fire.
  • Small 3 bunk bivvy.


Mangatainoka Heads Shelter

D.O.C Kaweka Bivvy

  • Bush block.
  • Big gullies and clearings.
  • 30 minutes walk from Mangatainoka hut.
  • Campsite with shelter for cooking.

Tussock Saddle (Otore Saddle)

D.O.C Kaweka Hut

  • Good roar block.
  • Tussock flats to south.
  • Steep bush on north faces.
  • Campsite with bivvy shelter for cooking.

Harkness Saddle Shelter

D.O.C Kaweka Pad

  • Tight bush.
  • Some small clearings.
  • Take a compass, a few get lost in there.
  • Creek & ridge hunting
  • For a good 3-4 day hunt, start here and get picked up from Mangatainoka Hut.

Back Ridge Bivvy

D.O.C Kawaka Bivvy

  • Open tops
  • Bush
  • Good Summer
  • 2 bunks
  • Outside cooking