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.

Golden Bay

Perry Saddle Hut.

Find out about the DOC backcountry huts available in the Golden Bay area.

West Coast region

Top toaroha hut.

Find the DOC backcountry huts available on the West Coast.

Motueka

Motueka area

Find out about the DOC backcountry huts available in the Motueka area.

Nelson Lakes

Nelson Lakes area

Find out about the DOC backcountry huts available in the Nelson Lakes area.

Marlborough region

Fidgit bivvy

Find DOC backcountry huts in the Marlborough region.

Canterbury region

Canterbury

Find the DOC backcountry huts available in the Canterbury region.

 

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For other Kahurangi National Park huts check the West Coast huts section.

Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Alerts for Nelson/Tasman places

Contacts

Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 3 546 9339
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
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