Distance: 1.0 km (0.5 DOC hours) - Tramping track - Easy terrain
Altitude: 855m to 908m. Gain: 5m. Loss: 53m . Gradient: 3 deg (Flat)
GPX info source: Drawn on map

From the Kaweka Biv track junction, the MAckintosh Hut track heads SSE across beech and pine covered flats. A junction 300m before the hut is the turnoff for Makahu Saddle Hut. Mackintosh Hut sits on the edge of an area of beech overlooking a large clearing.