Mirror Lakes Walk, Fiordland National Park

4.5
#5 of 14 in Trails in Southland Region
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 Fiordland National Park itinerary maker app to add Mirror Lakes Walk and other attractions to your Fiordland National Park vacation plans.
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4.7
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  • Was advised to stop here as the views are amazing on a sunny day. Just a short walk through natural surroundings. We had a wet day but the sun came out just as we got to the lake. The reflection on th...  more »
  • It is located directly on the way, the walk is short and very suitable for a stopover. Many tourists stop here and it is a bit crowded, but the lake is very nice and worth a short stop - not a must-do, but for a stopover a good opportunity to represent the legs and enjoy the Mirror Lakes.
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  • 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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