120_Earnest Valley

Travel Times and Distances

Section Distance Biking Time Tramping Time Comments
Lyell Campground to Lyell Saddle Hut 18km 3-4 hrs 4-6 hrs
Lyell Saddle Hut to Ghost Lake Hut 12km 2.5-4 hrs 3-5 hrs
Ghost Lake Hut to Stern Valley Hut 13km 2-3 hrs 3-4 hrs Steep and technical descent (Grade 4 and 5) from Ghost Lake (30km mark) until Skyline Steps (34km mark).  Mountain bikers advised to ride within capabilities. 
Stern Valley Hut to Goat Creek Hut 14km 2-3 hrs 3-4 hrs
Goat Creek Hut to Mokihinui Forks Hut 8km 1-2 hrs 2-3 hrs
Mokihinui Forks Hut to Specimen Point Hut 3km 0.5-1 hr 1-1.5 hrs
Specimen Point Hut to Seddonville trailhead 17km 2-4 hrs 4-6 hrs