Plan and prepare well for your trip
Find information on how to get to Fiordland National Park, what the weather is like and tips for safety including the gear you will need.
Find out about options for travel and adventures around Fiordland National Park, including track transport for Great Walks and transport to Milford Sound and Doubtful Sound and more.
Fiordland weather is highly changeable, so when you visit prepare for all conditions. Cold temperatures, snow, strong winds and heavy rain can occur at any time of the year. It can be sunny too though!
Enjoy fabulous Fiordland safely - read about outdoor gear you will need, leaving trip intentions, driving on unsealed roads, use of fire, weather conditions and track updates, hazardous conditions and more.
Avalanches usually occur in Fiordland National Park from May to November. Find out about avalanche danger in this area.
Find out where you can hire or purchase outdoor equipment for your visit to Fiordland, including safety radios and beacons, clothing and footwear, tramping gear and more.
Help prevent the spread of didymo and other freshwater pests that threaten our waterways. Find out how you can help.
A checklist of what to take on your Great Walk in Fiordland, inlcuding food, clothing and personal equipment.