Altitude: 558m to 670m. Gain: 190m. Loss: 92m . Gradient: 3 deg (Flat)
Skills: - Occasional rivers (3/5)
Continue up the Jollie from the Cold Stream forks. Soon the DOC boundary is reached. The route above here is poled up the flats, crossing the river occasionally. Crossing were ankle deep in average winter flows.
Flats end 1km below the hut and a cut track through the bush commences, crossing the creek frequently. Jollie Brook Hut is on the eastern bank, 500m downstream of the main Jollie forks.