Trail Run Project Logo

Routeburn Falls Hut

Suggestions? Local tips? Tell us!

Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Rating
Distance
mi
 - 
mi
Difficulty
Easy Difficult
Rating

Weather Averages


High
 
Low
 
Precip
 
Days w/
 
J F M A M J J A S O N D

10 mi 16 km of trail 0 Featured Runs

Easy Trails 0 Trails Intermediate Trails 4 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

This is one of four DOC Great Walk huts on the Routeburn Track. There are also campsites at Routeburn Flats and Lake Mackenzie. This hut offers fabulous views over the Route Burn valley and Humboldt Mountains.

In summer season (Late October to Late April), there are:

  • 48 bunks with mattresses in a communal sleeping layout.
  • Water supply, flushing toilets, wash basins with cold running water (but no showers).
  • Heating with fuel available, and solar lighting in the communal kitchen area.
  • Cooking facilities with fuel, tables and seating (but no cooking utensils).


In winter season (Early May to Late October):
  • Gas is not provided - you will need to bring your own cooking stove.
  • Flush toilets are replaced with pit toilets.
  • Running water is turned off inside the huts. Water can be obtained from the outside water tank, if this is frozen, then from the nearest water course or by melting snow.
  • There are no conservation rangers based at the huts.
  • Beds are on a first come basis only


Fees:
Summer season (late October to late April)
  • Adult (18+ years): $54 per night
  • Child (under 17 years): free but booking still required


Winter season
  • Adult (18+ years): $15 per night
  • Child (under 17 years): free

Trails in Routeburn Falls Hut - 4

Trail Run Project is built by runners like you. Add Your Trails

Queenstown, NZ
4.3 mi 7.0 km Queenstown, NZ
Unknown
Update
Queenstown, NZ
2.1 mi 3.4 km Queenstown, NZ
Unknown
Update
2.2 mi 3.5 km
#3 North Branch Track
Queenstown, NZ
2.2 mi 3.5 km Queenstown, NZ
Unknown
Update
Queenstown, NZ
1.3 mi 2.2 km Queenstown, NZ
Unknown
Update

Photos of Routeburn Falls Hut - 6

Trail Run Project is built by runners like you. Add Your Photos

Shop REI Adventures

Find More REI Adventures


Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running