Bay of Plenty region

Whangaehu Hut.

Find the DOC backcountry huts available in the Bay of Plenty.

East Cape

Tauruwhanara Hut.

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Te Urewera

Te Urewera

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Gisborne - no huts

Cook Statue, Gisborne. Photo: Jamie Quirke.

There are no DOC backcountry huts available in the Gisborne area.

New Zealand backcountry huts

Hut icon with map of New Zealand.

DOC manages a network of over 950 huts of all shapes and sizes. Find out where they are and the facilities they offer.

Hawke’s Bay region

Ellis Murderers Hut.

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2. Tell someone
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4. Know your limits
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