Enjoy impressive views of stunning Milford Sound from a lookout on this short, easy walking track.

Track overview

400 m return via same track

Walking and tramping

20 min Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs

About this track


From the car parking area at the rear of the café at Milford Sound, pass in front of the two brown buildings to the south of the carpark and towards Donald Sutherland’s grave.

To the left of this is a brown hedge - continue on the path around this to the edge of the bush. Follow the track from this point.

There are a number of steps up to the lookout that offers impressive views of spectacular Milford Sound.

Return the same way.

Getting there

This track begins from the carpark area at the rear of the cafe at Milford Sound.

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

Know before you go

Take sandfly repellent with you!


Te Rua-o-te-moko / Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 249 7924
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   Fiordland National Park
Visitor Centre
Lakefront Drive
Te Anau 9600
Postal Address:   PO Box 29
Te Anau 9640
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