Jean Hut | Whakaari Conservation Area
A restored historic miners’ hut that is no longer used for accommodation. The only hut I can think of with rocks on wires helping to hold the roof on.
A glimpse into a very different era.
category . . . historic hut
hut fee . . . overnight accommodation no longer allowed
elevation . . . 950 m
bunks . . . 1 bed, no mattress
built . . . around 1918
heating . . . open fire blocked up. A major fire risk.
water . . . none close by, Bonnie Jean Stream 150 m down track
toilet . . . none← Ida Railway Hut | Oteake Conservation Park Kea Basin rock bivvy | Mt Aspiring National Park →