Nestled at the northern end of Snow Farm, Daisy Lee hut sleeps six people in total and is a wonderful spot to spend a night Cross-country ski or snowshoe out in winter. For intermediate and expert skiers only. NO bag transfers available.
6km from Base, the Daisy Lee hut sleeps six people (three bunk beds) and takes in views of the Pisa Range and the Southern Alps. The hut features a sink, a gas cooker and has its own wood fireplace.
Access the hut by cross-country skiing or snowshoeing in winter and hiking or mountain biking in summer. There is no motorised access without prior permission. During summer, there is no gear transport to and from the huts -- you must carry in and carry out everything you take with you, including rubbish.
In Summer you will not be met by any of our staff, the huts will be maintained by us with gas, water and toilet paper and we expect guests to leave them as they are found, clean and tidy for the next guests.
In Winter you must arrive and be checked in at Snow Farm by 1:00 pm and have departed for the huts by 2:30 pm. Management reserves to the right to cancel your booking and provide no refund if you do not meet these terms.
The Daisy Lee hut is fully equipped with cutlery, plates, pots, pans, mugs and full gas hobs to cook on. We also supply dish-washing detergent, tea towels and an on-site toilet. No candles are permitted at the huts due to the potential fire risk. Daisy Lee is a smaller cosy, intimate hut, great as an overflow from Bob Lee or smaller groups.
Bob Lee Hut is situated beside the Dasiy Lee Hut, book out both for larger groups. There is mobile phone reception at Daisy and Bob Lee huts.
The fee only covers your stay at the hut, in winter all participants will need valid trail passes. We provide overnight specials for hut guests in winter for trail passes and rentals, the Overnight special is from 12:00 pm to 12:00 pm the following day
Vehicles are not permitted on the trails in Summer unless express permission has been given by Snow Farm NZ Management. A minimum $500 fine plus any trail restoration that is needed for any unauthorised vehicles access on our trails.
Cancellations up to 14 Days before your booking only incur a $20 service fee. Within 14 days there is a 50% cancellation fee, and at 7 days before your booking, there are no refunds.
The Snow Farm may allow a transfer of a booking to an alternative date in that season provided you have contacted us more than 14 days before your scheduled booking date and that we have capacity/availability. We will not transfer a booking for the following season and no refunds are given once a date has been moved.