IntroductionThis hunting area is open year round and is under the ballot system for helicopter access (late April-June). Foot access is difficult.
About this hunting block
This site is in the Adams Wilderness Area and is open year round for foot access.
This site is included in the ballot system for helicopter access (late April-June).
Helicopter access: Restricted to designated landing site only during ballot period.
Landing site: NZTM2000 E1408310-N5197116
Road access point: Whataroa road end
Foot access: Very difficult. Access via Perth river and Scone Hut.
Block specific information
Permissions: DOC hunting permit required
Map: Topo50 BW17
High campsite. Best early on when there is not too much snow. Quite exposed. Easy hunting access. Front face of the Perth can be accessed. Suitable for parties of 2-3 hunters. Creek water supply.
No huts in this area.