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This forum is for all things hut, bivouacs & shelter related, including photos & discussions on New Zealand's back country huts and shelters.
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Kaweka Bivouac???
Is "Kaweka Bivouac" near the Tutaekuri still there? I'm not talking about Kaweka flats bivouac. I cant find anything about it on the DOC website although its not on their list of removed huts. Ill be ...

Started Dec 8th, 2009 at 6:27pm by Aaron B
6 4559 Last Post Feb 2nd, 2017 at 1:04pm
By: reidpaulnz
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Tutaekuri hut
Anyone been into the Tutaekuri hut recently or planning to go? I have a contact to access from the Ahaura side and was planning a trip with some NI mates but will do a recce myself before they pitch u...

Started Feb 28th, 2012 at 10:33pm by Rockdoc
9 9132 Last Post Feb 2nd, 2017 at 12:28pm
By: reidpaulnz
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Tararua's - Burn Hut
Saturday’s weather forecast was good, with Friday’s shitty weather predicted to clear midday.  My wife and I decided to do a day trip to Burn Hut in the Tararua’s, behind Shannon. 
The plan was ...

Started Aug 18th, 2014 at 12:48pm by Kaweka_Neil
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By: Megan
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Building my own hut
Hey how's it going after a bit of advice about a hunt I'm building. I have made it out of an old refrigerated container all I need is 4 beds to go on the bunks like the ones in a doc hut but have foun...

Started Jan 17th, 2017 at 10:35am by kiwihunt
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By: kiwihunt
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Kaitieke Hut
Anyone help me out with the location of this hut please? I can't find it on the map. Apparently it sits upstream from Otupua Hut in the Kaimanawas.

Started Dec 15th, 2016 at 10:31am by Truebluekiwi
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By: Ol Curly
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Build a shelter
We have been toying with the idea of our own "secret shelter/bivvy"
Would one be allowed to build a shelter for personal use (others can use it too if they find it) on doc land? It wont be anywhe...

Started Sep 3rd, 2016 at 2:04am by Kalahari-hunter
11 4730 Last Post Dec 7th, 2016 at 1:53am
By: Sikakila
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A Bunk for a night
So this is not a sales pitch by any stretch - but those that know me know my interest and love for our Backcountry Huts. Shelter from the Storm , in my opinion, was a fantastic book. But today have go...

Started Nov 7th, 2016 at 6:11am by StagsRoar
4 2207 Last Post Nov 9th, 2016 at 5:08am
By: 300wsm for life
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Deer culler huts
An interesting read, if you can look past the reference to deer being a "serious pest".

Started Aug 16th, 2013 at 5:58pm by cb14
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Kennedy hut Dobson river
Heading in to Kennedy in a few wks , any info on the hut and area would be great . Also will be driving in , in two trucks so info on the track would also be helpful . Thanks in advance .

Started Aug 1st, 2016 at 7:26pm by Rendogg22
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By: huntahr
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Caseys Hut, Arthurs Pass - Burnt Down
Just saw that Caseys Hut in the Poulter River, Arthurs Pass has burnt down.
Anyone know what happened?

Started Oct 10th, 2015 at 1:49pm by Hamish.
12 6126 Last Post Aug 9th, 2016 at 6:56pm
By: HiTop
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Arete Forks Hut restored
The exNZFS volunteers finished the Arete Forks hut in the Tararuas, back to its original Forest Service design
Installing the chimney. this was assemnled in town and flown in on strops
Completed f...

Started Jul 9th, 2016 at 7:45pm by Tararua Hunter (Ex Member)
7 3124 Last Post Jul 25th, 2016 at 3:25pm
By: Tararua Hunter - Ex Member
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Ruahine’s – Rangiwahia Hut in the snow
Our son works in Auckland and had to attend a work related meeting in Wellington on Thursday (21/8).  So he would be spending the weekend with us before returning to Auckland on Sunday evening.

Started Aug 24th, 2014 at 7:42pm by Kaweka_Neil
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By: WekawooTararua
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A Northen Tararua Biv
Found this over Xmas[IMAGE]

Started Jan 8th, 2011 at 6:58pm by shane 300RUM
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