Kiritaki Hut: Ruahine Ranges

Map Coordinates: NZTM2000-BM35 485-472
Outlook: Located on a small level clearing at about 850 m.   One of the nearest DOC huts to Palmy and much favoured by hunters.  A cut track provides access via the two adjacent streams on the Hawkes Bay side.  Painted in splendid Forest Service orange makes the hut visible from some distance.
Number of Bunks: 6
Maintained by: DOC
Cooking Facilities: Bench and water tank
Heating: Wood stove
History: Originally a classic Forest Service hut that has been updated. The hut can also be accessed via the Kumeti-Maharahara Track.

Kiritaki Hut