Upper Gridiron Hut

#65 - 14th November 2015 I had heard about this wee gem long before I managed to visit it. A hut.... wedged into a rockface...? How cool!! Unique for sure!! Nestled just a 2 hour walk in from the carpark in the Kahurangi National Park, this hut is within easy reach of most people. The… Continue reading Upper Gridiron Hut


Island Gully Hut (Flashback)

#21 - 25th November 2012 This cracker gem of a hut is in the Molesworth Station located between St Arnaud and Hanmer Springs. Its a small hut holding 4 people in two bunks with a fire. It has an amazing view from the front door. Also accessible by bike or car, it is just down from Island Saddle -… Continue reading Island Gully Hut (Flashback)

Kirwans Hut (Flashback)

#24 - 10th August 2013 Kirwans Hut is located in the Victoria Forest Park on the West Coast of the South Island near Reefton. It's a brilliantly warm hut with its double glazing and coal fire. It holds 12 people on platform sleeping areas and has a good sized living area and a cracker view… Continue reading Kirwans Hut (Flashback)