Downies Hut

Hut category

Basic/bivvies

Facilities

 4 Bunks
 Heating
 Mattresses

Hut details

Downies Hut.
Downies Hut

Built: 1905

Hut location

The New Zealand mapping system changed form the 23 September 2009. The following grid references correspond to Topo50maps.

Grid reference: Topo50 map sheet BS23, E1560616, N5335336

Downies Hut interior.
Downies Hut interior

Altitude: 530m above sea level

Nearest hut 1: Bobs Hut (6 hrs)
Nearest hut 2: East Matakitaki Hut (6 hrs)

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