Milford Track, Fiordland National Park

4.7
#3 of 13 in Trails in Southland Region
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
Traverse lush rainforests and verdant wetlands of Milford Track, offering views of icy rivers, cascading waterfalls, and glacier-encrusted mountains. This rugged 54 km (33 mi) track passes through an area inhabited by the cheeky kea parrots and endangered whio ducks. Most hikers take approximately four days to complete this journey, resting and recuperating at huts along the way. Book well in advance and remember than only 90 hikers can trek across this trail at any given time. To avoid the risk of avalanches, time your trip for the period between October and April. Our Milford Sound trip builder website makes visiting Milford Track and other Milford Sound attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Do the Milford Track, they said. It's the "finest walk in the world", they said. Hardly ever in my life have I been more disappointed. I was partly disappointed in myself because I believed the hype....  more »
  • Did this independently, my first time on a multi-day hike! It was a magical experience. The hut rangers make you feel welcome and give you all the necessary information on weather, etc. The first...  more »

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