Kennedy Lodge, Brake Hill, Arthur's Pass. Kennedy Lodge is the CMC's base hut.
NB: Please note Kennedy Lodge is fully booked on 6 and 7 September 2019, and no space is available. We apologise for the inconvenience.
Rebuilt in 1987 after a fire, it has all the facilities of a modern chalet. The hut has two upstairs bunkrooms, sleeping 12 in one and 8 in the other. Full kitchen facilities; all mains powered, stove, cook tops,microwave refrigerator, toaster, kettle, pots, pans, plates, cutlery, log fire.
There are three large dining tables and benches, fixed seating, washroom with two basins, two showers, two internal toilets, two vacuums one in the kitchen one upstairs in small bunk room, electronic fire alarm. Entry is by electronic keyless code.
For the current code ring the Hut people from the Contact Us page before you leave. The hut is now signposted.
Park at the top of the road if there is no room left in the Kennedy Lodge Carpark and avoid parking in the driveways of other Arthurs Pass residents.