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Address: Eastern Fiordland, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park, New Zealand
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Fiordland Adventure Day Trip
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Beautiful 3 night 4 day trek

Great trails, AMAZING views, comfortable huts. This was a trek of a lifetime for my family. We were with our kids age 11 and 8. Be prepared for all sorts of weather. Bring... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great trails, AMAZING views, comfortable huts. This was a trek of a lifetime for my family. We were with our kids age 11 and 8. Be prepared for all sorts of weather. Bring flip flops or slip on shoes as boots are not allowed in the huts. Ear plugs too. Some of the most amazing scenery I have ever seen.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the entire Kepler Track over three days, two nights. The first day is almost a constant climb after the initial hour or so of flat ground. Kids (11&9) were troopers and carried their packs all the way. We had a few breaks along the way. At the Luxmore Hut we saw a lot of Kea who land on... More 

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Tel Aviv District, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walk the 1 day till luxmore hut. The fierst 5.6 k.m are in rainforest. Then you have to climb 8.5 k.m till the hut(1100 m). Its not easy , but we did it. It was windy and rainy day. The 2 day , was beautifull , no rein and no wind. So we walk easy walk . The view... More 

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy walk with small inclines. Starts off at swing bridge at Rainbow Reach and path wends its way through the forest and vegetation to Control Gates. Occasional glimpses of the fast flowing river. Once you're a h Control Gates you walk along a hardcore path back into Te Anau. Stop off at the Fiordland National Park Information centre and watch... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked this track from Rainbow Reach to Iris Burn Hut being unable to complete the exposed section of the walk over Mt Luxmore due to very high winds. Similar to our experience on other DOC great walks there was a high level of walkers who are ignorant of walking in the Fiordland environment. Do not risk your life and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend doing the water Kepler taxi to the beach, walk for 2.5 up to lookout for lunch & 1.15 down. Pretty walk. Lovely beach. Take sand fly spray or cover up.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say... rain forest, beautiful mountains and lake, wildlife, quiet and pristine. Could have stayed here for days. One of my favorite tracks anywhere.

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Boulder, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the hike my husband and I were most looking forward to in New Zealand as it was supposed to be challenging but amazingly beautiful. When we picked up our tickets in Te Anau, the weather predictions were not great - wind, rain, thunder storms, freezing temperatures, and snow. Since we'd come all this way, we decided to at... More 

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Brisbane Region, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did this track over 3 days which is totally breathtaking. Unless you have substantial endurance I would say take your time to trek up all that steep tracks over 3 days. Day 3 is a breeze as it's mainly flat but do make sure you book a bus back to town unless you're keen on walking a few more... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked for a couple of hours from the Rainbow Reach carpark... we walked uphill (away from Te Anau) when you get the option after the bridge. For LOTR fans you can see experience some of the filming sites. There are a few good vistas of the river and the ferns in the summer sunshine are beautiful. Song birds are... More 

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