Crow Hut | Arthurs Pass National Park

Accessed either directly from Arthurs Pass village via Avalanche Peak, and a fun scree slide, or from the Waimakariri Valley via a well-marked track.

On a river terrace with great views over to the ramparts of Avalanche Peak, ie, an entirely mountainous backdrop. A posse of keas may visit and amuse you with their antics, so don’t leave stuff outside without supervision.

A well-insulated hut that is an inspiring place to visit.

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category . . . serviced hut

hut fee . . . 3 hut tickets, ($15), 1 ticket to camp, ($5), or backcountry hut pass.

elevation . . . 1025 m

bunks . . . 24 in two bunkrooms

built . . . 2002

heating . . . firebox, wood supplied

cooking . . . none

water . . . from Crow River, 70 m walk each way. Take large plastic container.

toilet . . . longdrop

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