Mirror Lakes Walk, Milford Sound

#5 of 13 in Trails in Southland Region
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
Get a double dose of the stunning natural beauty at Mirror Lakes Walk, where the natural brush, lush greenery, and snow-capped mountains reflect onto the crystal-clear water below. Surrounding the lake are a handful of walking trails varying in difficulty, where visitors can spot the diving ducks unique to the area and the bright blue lupine flowers in bloom. Enjoy this scenic vantage point from the comfort of the cozy cafe, with a warm drink in hand. Use our Milford Sound itinerary maker app to add Mirror Lakes Walk and other attractions to your Milford Sound vacation plans.
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  • It wasn't still when we visited, so not mirror-y. But was still interesting to stop, so worth a look. But if you're pressed for time in Milford Sound, this could easily be dropped from the list.  more »
  • We had stopped at these Alpine tarns before but never on such a still day resulting in some of the best reflections we have experienced. The viewing platforms are right next to the road making this...  more »
  • Best lake I have ever been in my life till date. It’s on the way to Milford sound.
  • Beautiful, if it's not got ducks swimming around or wind blowing. We unfortunately had the latter. Still a nice loop to walk though (:

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