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Zekes Hut, Hihitahi Forest Sanctuary

Zekes Hut. Photo: Ray Salisbury
Area
Hihitahi Forest Sanctuary
Distance
5.22km
Total Ascent
408m
Time
3hr return
Grade
Easy/Moderate
Accom.
Zekes Hut, four bunks
Access
Hihitahi Reserve is about 10km south of Waiouru and 20km north of Taihape on SH1. Look for a DoC sign on the eastern side of the road.
Map
BJ35
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The cute four-bunk Zekes Hut is the only shelter in the Hihitahi Forest Sanctuary, one of the most important forest remnants in the country. The track initially follows farmland, which...

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