Story: Tramping

Poor Pete’s Hut, Thousand Acres Plateau (2nd of 6)

Poor Pete’s Hut, Thousand Acres Plateau

Poor Pete’s Hut on Thousand Acres Plateau offered very basic shelter. It was replaced by a new structure on the edge of the plateau, near Murchison in the South Island.

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Carl Walrond, 'Tramping - Tracks and huts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/10356/poor-petes-hut-thousand-acres-plateau (accessed 31 July 2021)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Jul 2015