Leitchs Hut


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Leitch's Track, Whareorino Forest, North Island.

(07) 878 1050




This is a standard 16-bunk hut in the Whareorino Conservation Area in the Waikato region. Fees apply. Bookings not required - first come, first served. Facilities include heating, mattresses, non-flush toilet and water (not treated - boil before use). You will need to carry a portable stove for cooking. There are many areas suitable for camping in Leitch's clearing. If you want to camp and use hut facilities you still need to purchase a hut ticket. There are four tracks leading to Leitch's hut. Leitch's Track Mahoenui Track Mangatoa Track Waikawau Track It's a 2-3 hour walk from the road end. Before you go, buy 1 Standard Hut Ticket (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night's stay. Put this in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass that gives unlimited use at most Standard and Serviced huts for a 6 or 12-month period.

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Lat: -38.431402 Lng: 174.777479

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