Milford Track: Glade Wharf to Clinton Hut

Fiordland National Park

Milford Track

Day 1: Glade Wharf to Clinton Hut - 1 hour 30 minutes, 5km.

Hiking Moderate

Distance
4.8 km
Ascent
79 m
Descent
70 m
Duration
0-1 hrs
Low Point
213 m
High Point
239 m
Gradient
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Milford Track: Glade Wharf to Clinton Hut Map

Description

Following the boat cruise from Te Anau Downs (1 hour 15 minutes), you walk through beech forest along the banks of the Clinton River to Clinton Hut, where you spend the first night.

Closer to Clinton Hut, there is a sidetrack that leads to a wetland boardwalk. Allow around 15 minutes for the trip.

Difficulty

Moderate

Hiking along trails with some uneven terrain and small hills. Small rocks and roots may be present.

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