Stern Valley sleepouts | Lyell Range/Radiant Range Conservation Area
Not insulated, not adequately insect screened, the wind can whistle through between the timber cladding. All rough sawn timber that doesn’t allow proper cleaning.
Yeah, sub-standard accommodation that doesn’t come close to meeting DOCs standards. Or New Zealand’s Building Code.
category . . . 2 separate private sleeping shelters, constructed and managed by Mokihinui-Lyell Backcountry Trust
hut fee . . . $$75 for exclusive use, each will accommodate 4 people
booking . . . required. Book online. Note the booking system has some problems, like being able to book more than one night in a single transaction.
elevation . . . 390 m
bunks . . . two double mattress bunks, ie, 4 people max
built . . . 2015
heating . . . none, no insulation either
water . . . tap near hut, 20m walk
toilet . . . longdrop← Stern Valley Hut | Lyell Range/Radiant Range Conservation Area Mokihinui Forks Hut | Mohikinui Forks Ecological Area →