Big Bay Hut | Pyke - Big Bay route, Pyke Forest
Some may have difficulty in locating Big Bay Hut, particularly when coming from the Pyke River direction, there’s a few tracks at Big Bay for the whitebaiters, and not much in the way of signage. Might be best to approach from the beach where there’s the standard large orange DOC triangular markers.
Overall Big Bay Hut is a great place to shack up for a day or two if you doing the full Hollyford – Pyke Circuit.
category . . . standard hut
hut fee . . . 1 hut ticket, ($5), or backcountry hut pass, free to camp
elevation . . . 8 m
bunks . . . 9
built . . . 1960s, since modified
heating . . . woodburner
water . . . tap above interior sink, from rainwater tank
toilet . . . longdropDemon Trail Hut | Hollyford Track, Fiordland National Park →