new Homestead Hunters Hut | Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island
The new Homestead Hunters Hut is another newish Stewart Island hunters’ hut. Not for use by casual trampers. On the edge of manuka scrub so there’s some firewood around.
Has all the amenities of the usual DOC hut, with some useful additions abandoned by previous hunting parties: pots and pans, books, etc.
category . . . hunter’s hut, built and maintained by the Rakiura Hunter Camps Charitable Trust
booking . . . essential, book through Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
hut fee . . . $30 per person/per stay (you can stay up to 10 days).
elevation . . . 3m
bunks . . . 4
built . . . 2008
heating . . . small pot belly woodburner
water . . . rainwater tank
toilet . . . longdrop← Mt Allen Lake, south end campsite | Tin Range, Stewart Island Murray Hunters Hut | Rakiura National Park, Stewart Island →