Woolshed Creek Hut Container Mall 92 Cashel St Central City Christchurch 8013
Posted on December 10, 2015 / 810
Listing Type : DOC Hut
Item Type : Serviced
Other Extras : +64 3 693 1010


Container Mall 92 Cashel St Central City Christchurch 8013

Hakatere Conservation Park, Canterbury

This is a serviced 26-bunk hut in the Mt Somers area.


  • Sleeping platforms

Note: cooking facilities and utensils are not provided.

Getting there

Woolshed Creek Hut is on the Mount Somers Track, 3 hours (5 km) from the Woolshed Creek car park. From Mount Somers township, follow Ashburton Gorge Road for approx. 10 km before turning right into Jig Road. Follow Jig Road to the end.


NZTopo50 map sheet: BX19
Grid/NZTM2000 coordinates: E1464886, N5171057


Woolshed Creek Hut interior.
Woolshed Creek Hut interior

  • Adult (18+ years): $15 per night
  • Youth (11 – 17 years): $7.50 per night
  • Child/Infant: (0 – 10 years): free

Before you go, buy 1 Serviced Hut Ticket (green for adults, orange for youth) or 3 Standard Hut Tickets (blue for adults, yellow for youth) for each night’s stay. Put these in the honesty box at the hut. Or buy a Backcountry Hut Pass for unlimited use at most Serviced and Standard huts for a 6 or 12 month period.

Read more about hut tickets and passes

Know before you go

During summer and long weekends Woolshed Creek Hut is very popular and may be full – we recommend carrying a tent.

Easy walk from road end

1-3 hours




Bookings not required – first come, first served


  • Heating
  • Mattresses
26 bunk beds


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