Upper D'Urville Bivvy | Nelson Lakes National Park

The Upper D’Urville Bivvy is handy for those coming over David Saddle at the head of the D’Urville/East Matakitaki Rivers.

Huts don’t come much smaller than this, ie, take care when cooking to provide ventilation or you may just stay here.

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category … basic hut

hut fee … free

elevation … 980 m

bunks … 2

built … 1965, refurbished when moved out of an avalanche path in 2005

heating … none

water … bucket, and 40 m walk down to D’Urville River

toilet … none, ie, bury your (human) waste. Shovel provided

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