Humboldt Falls, Milford Sound

Humboldt Falls is a waterfall located in the Hollyford Valley in the Fiordland district of New Zealand. They fall 275 metres in three drops; the largest of the three drops is 134 metres high.
The track to Humboldt Falls begins from Hollyford Road. In order to get to Hollyford Road, turn from the Milford Road. The trail back from the falls is about half an hour while it is 600 m long. The track is graded well and allows someone to climb easily in order to get a good view from the falls.
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  • Visited the falls on a trip to Milford Sound. After spending three weeks in New Zealand, I''m embarrassed to admit that eventually you become numb to all the extraordinardy sights because there are to...  more »
  • Beautiful Falls on the way to Milford. One of best places in the country We visited in summer months, though it was even spectacular even it. It must be a great view in Spring  more »
  • 15 minutes walk to a platform, which isn't so close to the waterfall. One big waterfall and a smaller one to the right. The drive to it is on a unpaved road. It needs maybe 40 minutes to the car park. When you walk from the car park 3 minutes down the road, there is a nice river and the start from a great walk.
  • A bit strenuous walk (for non active people)up to the top but worth it .
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