Guided Overnight Trip in Mud Hut. Enjoy this back country, isolated overnight experience on a high country farm in Southland just 1 hour south of Queenstown. Stay in the rustic Mud Hut overnight and enjoy a soak in the outdoor bath under the stars. Opened in December 2014, Welcome Rock Trails offers full day and overnight guided walks on a stunning trail located on a high country farm, one hour south of Queenstown.This is a private trail on private land, suitable for mountain bikers or hikers. This trail is a single track, cross country mountain biking/hiking trail, 21kms of the 27km trail has been hand built with pick and shovel. The gradient of the trail is only 5%, making it pleasant walking! At Welcome Rock Trails you will find a truly unique Southern pioneering adventure from a historical and ecological perspective, enjoy an uncrowded remote private trail with  vast open spaces, stunning views in a native high country setting. A truly unique experience.

Guided Overnight Trip in Mud Hut - Garston, New Zealand

Multi-day Tour
Duration:2 days
Price: Starting from $650.00 per person
Enjoy this back country, isolated overnight experience on a high country farm in Southland just 1 hour south of Queenstown.
Stay in the rustic Mud Hut overnight and enjoy a soak in the outdoor bath under the stars.
Opened in December 2014, Welcome Rock Trails offers full day and overnight guided walks on a stunning trail located on a high country farm, one hour south of Queenstown.This is a private trail on private land, suitable for mountain bikers or hikers.
This trail is a single track, cross country mountain biking/hiking trail, 21kms of the 27km trail has been hand built with pick and shovel. The gradient of the trail is only 5%, making it pleasant walking!
At Welcome Rock Trails you will find a truly unique Southern pioneering adventure from a historical and ecological perspective, enjoy an uncrowded remote private trail with  vast open spaces, stunning views in a native high country setting. A truly unique experience.
Enjoy this back country, isolated overnight experience on a high country farm in Southland just 1 hour south of Queenstown.
Stay in the rustic Mud Hut overnight and enjoy a soak in the outdoor bath under the stars.
Opened in December 2014, Welcome Rock Trails offers full day and overnight guided walks on a stunning trail located on a high country farm, one hour south of Queenstown.This is a private trail on private land, suitable for mountain bikers or hikers.
This trail is a single track, cross country mountain biking/hiking trail, 21kms of the 27km trail has been hand built with pick and shovel. The gradient of the trail is only 5%, making it pleasant walking!
At Welcome Rock Trails you will find a truly unique Southern pioneering adventure from a historical and ecological perspective, enjoy an uncrowded remote private trail with  vast open spaces, stunning views in a native high country setting. A truly unique experience.

Enjoy an overnight experience in the Mud Hut. Our experienced local guide will escort you while engaging in native plants, animals and man-made remnants of the gold mining era.
Enjoy two half days walking and an evening to yourselves at the Mud Hut and even soak in the outdoor bath during the evening.
 Day 1:
• Transport option: 12 noon - Your guide will collect you from your accommodation and take you to the start of the trail.
• Self-drive option: 1pm - Meet your guide at the Historic Southland Ski Hut, Nevis Road, Garston.
• You will be guided to the Mud Hut walking approximately 10kms.
• A snack is provided for you during your walk.
• Your guide will leave you for the evening
• Guest to cook their own Dinner – Dinner Barbecue Pack included
 Day 2:
• Cook your own Breakfast Barbecue pack.
• 9am - Your guide will be back to meet you at the Mud Hut
• You will be guided along the remainder of the trail back to the Historic Southland Ski Hut walking approximately 17kms.
• Lunch is provided for you during your walk.
• Self-drive: 1pm approximately - Your guide will leave you at your car at the Historic Southland Ski Hut.
• Transport Option: 2pm approximately - You will be transported back to your accommodation.
What to bring
Comfortable walking boots / shoes, a warm and waterproof jacket and trousers or shorts, warm clothing including a hat and gloves, sunscreen, energy snacks, water bottle, camera, day pack and walking poles if required. Anything required for an overnight stay in the high country.
Trip Information
• Package available: 1 October – 31 March annually
• Minimum 2 paying adults / maximum 4 paying adults
• Trip Duration: 2 half days / 1 night
• Departs Queenstown Day 1: 12 noon
• Arrive back in Queenstown/Te Anau Day 2: 2pm approx
• Fully guided walk during the day
• Guests alone during the evening/night
• Sleeping bags provided
• Baggage transported to your accommodation (if required must be pre booked)
• Return transport from Queenstown/Te Anau (if required)
• Lunch on Day 2
• BBQ Pack evening meal (guests to cook themselves)
• Light BBQ Breakfast Pack (guests to cook themselves)
• Good level of fitness required
• Gentle gradients
• Not suitable for Children

 

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