Milford Sound foreshore and Mitre Peak
PHOTO: Ruth Harnup | Creative Commons

Introduction

Wander through beech forest and along the sandy foreshore of Milford Sound, and enjoy fabulous views of Mitre Peak - it's an easy, short walk that's great for kids.

Highlights

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Track overview

400 m loop

Walking and tramping

30 m Easiest: Easy access short walk

Dog access

No dogs

About this track

Description

This is an easy loop walk suited to all ages and accessible to wheelchairs.

Learn about the area through the interpretation panels. Watch boats taking visitors out on cruises on Milford Sound. Some of the best views of Mitre Peak are from this walk.

Getting there

This walk begins from the main visitor carpark at Milford Sound, Fiordland, at the end of the Milford Road.

Milford Sound is 120 km from Te Anau along the Milford Road (SH94).

Know before you go

Take sandfly repellent with you!

Contacts

Te Rua-o-te-moko / Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 249 7924
Email:   fiordlandvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   Fiordland National Park
Visitor Centre
Lakefront Drive
Te Anau 9600
Full office details
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