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Becketts Hut, Takitimu Conservation Area

The track emerges from the forest into a tussock-filled Waterloo Burn. Photo: Megan Walker
Distance
9.37km
Total Ascent
521m
Time
4hr to Becketts Hut
Grade
Moderate
Accom.
Lower Princhester Hut ($5, six bunks); Becketts Hut (free, four bunks)
Access
Princhester Road end off SH94
Map
CE08
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Southern tussock at its finest IF YOU HAVE a taste for tussock and classic remote huts, a jaunt to Becketts Hut in the Takitimus will be right up your alley....

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