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The Pinnacles Hut is a serviced 80-bunk hut in the Kauaeranga Valley, south of Thames. The hut must be booked online in advance. Facilities and services It also has a cold shower, solar lighting, BBQ, gas cookers and a solid fuel burner. Cooking utensils are not provided. A warden is present at all times. Camping There are 4 tent sites at Dancing Camp near the hut (maximum of 12 people). $10 adult/night, $5.00 child/youth night (5 - 17 years). Hut location Grid reference: Topo50 map sheet BB35, E1841123, N5897069 Pinnacles Hut in the upper Kauaeranga Valley is a three hour walk from the roadend.