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Myttons Hut, Kahurangi National Park

Myttons Hut is a short walk from the car park. Photo: Raymond Salisbury
Area
Kahurangi National Park
Distance
973m
Time
10-15min
Grade
Easy
Accom.
Myttons Hut (free, four bunks)
Access
Turn off SH60 at Upper Takaka. Drive 35km past the power station to Cobb Reservoir. Car park is about 500m before Trilobite Hut
Map
BP24
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A few minutes’  walk from the car park will have you at Myttons Hut, overlooking the Cobb Reservoir.

The hut makes a nice alternative to the more crowded Trilobite Hut a little further down the road.

Day excursions from this hut include walking along Cobb Ridge for a couple of hours to the reservoir lookout, or a visit to Lake Peel, en route to Balloon Hut (3hr), or further on to Salisbury Lodge (4.5hr) on the legendary Mt Arthur Tablelands.

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