Clinton Hut | Milford Track
Set at a forest/wetlands interface with views to the impressively steep mountains, if you get a distant view, the nearby waterfalls if you don’t.
Two separate bunkroom structures with two major sleeping compartments, each with generous proportion. The separate kitchen/living area is similarly of reasonable size.
category . . . Great Walk hut
elevation . . . 230 m
hut fee winter season . . . until 24 October 2022
All adults (18+ years): $15 per person, per night, or Backcountry Hut Pass
All children (17 years and under): free
hut fee summer season 25 October 2022 – 30 April 2023
Kiwi adults (18+ years): $78 per person, per night
Kiwi children (17 years and under): free but booking still required
Non-resident adults (18+ years): $110 per person, per night
Non-resident children (17 years and under): $55 per person, per night
booking . . . required for summer season, 25 October 2022 – 30 April 2023, either online, or at a DOC office.
Not required for winter season: until 24 October 2022
camping . . . not permitted
bunks . . . 40 in two bunk rooms, with mattresses
built . . . 1980s
cooking . . . summer: gas rings. Winter: none
heating . . . firebox, firewood supplied from woodshed
water . . . summer: tap above inside sinks. Winter: outside water tank or if frozen up, from the Clinton River
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