Introduction

This is a standard six-bunk hut in the Te Urewera area.

Hut overview

Category

Standard

Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Heating
  • Mattresses
6 bunk beds

About this hut

Getting there

Kotepato Hut.
Kotepato Hut

Travel halfway (42 km) through the Waioeka Scenic Gorge on SH2 from Opotiki. Turn into Wairata Road and travel for 2 km before turning right and crossing a bridge onto Redpath Rd. Kotepato Hut can be accessed off the Moanui, Nikau, Wairata Track.

Location

NZTopo50 map sheet: BF41
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1978191, N5748265

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $5 per night
  • Youth (11 - 17 years): $2.50 per night
  • Child/Infant (0 - 10 years): free

Before you go, buy 1 Standard Hut Ticket (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night's stay. Put this in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass that gives unlimited use at Standard and Serviced huts for a 6 or 12 month period.

Read more about hut tickets and passes

Contacts

Opotiki Office
Phone:      +64 7 315 1001
Email:   opotiki@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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