Milford Sound foreshore and Mitre Peak. © Ruth Hartnup Creative Commons

Milford Foreshore Walk


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Wander through beech forest and along the sandy foreshore of Milford Sound, learn about the area from interpretative visitor panels and enjoy fabulous views of Mitre Peak on this easy short walk. But remember to take sandfly repellent with you! 

This enjoyable short walk wanders through beech forest and alongside the sandy foreshore area in Milford Sound.

Standing tall above the sound, Mitre Peak is an icon itself. This view would have to sum up #purenewzealand Another epic capture by @barekiwi

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Learn more about the area through the interpretive visitor panels. Relax and enjoy the sea air while watching the boats taking visitors out on cruises on Milford Sound.

Some of the best views of Mitre Peak are from this walk.

This is an easy 30-minute loop walk suited to all ages and accessible to wheelchairs. This walk begins from the main visitor car park at Milford Sound, Fiordland, at the end of the Milford Road.

Milford Sound is 120km from Te Anau along the Milford Road (SH 94).

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