Key Points:

When the word "missing" is used in the context of hunting and tramping in the Kawekas alarm bells ring across the scope of emergency services and all people regularly using them thar hills. But it's not the whereabouts of one of their own that's been the issue over the past few days, rather that there's no sign of a sign which had been nailed to the door of Manson Hut, a second home of two hunters who planted their stake many years ago with a red board on which they wrote: "Manson Hut III. Regd. office of Clark and Hart