Photo of property: Snow capped hills on the journey
Snow capped hills on the journey
Photo of property: Huxley Base Camp
Huxley Base Camp
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cooking area
Photo of property: sitting room
sitting room
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dining place
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bedroom and bathroom
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View from the deck
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remote snow-capped mountain
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tent

hopkins valley base camp

Hopkins Valley, Canterbury
OFF THE GRID | ADVENTURE | SOLITUDE

 
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Sleeps up to 12
From $90 tonight
Show on Map
Sleeps up to 12
From $90 tonight

Nestled 7kms past the head of Lake Ohau in the southern Alps of New Zealand lies Huxley Gorge Station, surrounded by snowed capped mountains, and glacier fed rivers. We are the last station in the Hopkins Valley.

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Essential Stay Info

Access to lakes, rivers, streams & beaches
Family Friendly
Horse Grazing Available
Single Safe
Solitude
Sustainable Stays


Eating and Drinking


Bedding Configuration
Bedroom 1: 1 x Double bed, 6 x Single beds (2 x Bunk sets and 2 x Singles) Bedroom 2: 1 x Double bed Bedroom 3: 1 x Double bed


More info about the property
Huxley Base is the last dwelling up the Hopkins Valley.

It consists of 4 separate buildings; a main kitchen/living room with log burner and three separate bedrooms. There is also plenty o...

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Unique kiwi experiences for you


Get off the grid
Stay in a partially renovated old Forestry Service base
A haven for walking , tramping, mountain biking, fishing, boating, and relaxing.



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What we love about this property

OVER THE WINTER SEASON **We are closed May, June, July, August & September but open for bookings for the summer months. Location is spectacular. It is an outdoor enthusiasts playground with world cl...

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Activities on or nearby this property


Cycle Tracks
Hiking | Tramping
Mountain Biking
Nature Walks
Relaxation



Amenities


2WD caravan accessible
4WD access to some areas
BBQ
Caravan accessible
Drinking Water
Gas available
Jug/Kettle
Limited mobile service
No Wifi
Picnic Table
Property Manager on site
Rubbish bin
RV/Motorhome accessible
Shower
South Island
Toilet
Unsealed Roads



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Reviews


Awesome hosts. Great place to stay with the extra luxuries of hot water and lights : )
Karyn - Nov 2019



About your host, Fiona

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We are Jamie and Fiona. We have managed the Huxley Gorge Station for 5 years, but it has been in the Wigley family more than 70 years. We look forward to welcoming you.



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