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A 10km walk through the West Matukituki Valley with beautiful mountain and glacier views. Remember to book stays at Aspiring and Liverpool Huts via booking system.
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A 2-3 hour walk to the historic stone Aspiring Hut over open valley floor in the West Matukituki Valley offers spectacular mountain views. Mountain bikes allowed up to the hut only. Hut fees are payable if staying overnight.

Note: this hut is owned by the NZ Alpine Club and DOC hut passes are not valid.

  • Start: Raspberry Creek Car Park
  • Distance: 10km (one way)
  • Time: 2-3 hours (one way)
  • Grade: Easy-moderate on a well formed track

Aspiring and Liverpool Huts are bookable. The booking system is be accessible via the DOC website

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