Ivory Lake hut – a destination of a lifetime for many New Zealand outdoors folk – has had a sensitive and skilled renovation by a group of West Coast locals, and kayakers. One of the great things about having volunteers more actively involved in the maintenance of our backcountry huts again is that huts are once again becoming things of beauty, yes weatherproofness and cleanliness are great, but don’t the small touches really make a difference.

Read the full report, complete with pictures, here: Ivory Lake Hut Maintenance