Lake Marian Track, Fiordland National Park

4.9
#6 of 10 in Trails in Fiordland National Park
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  • I'd say this one is a hard diffuculty for my self as I am not as physically fit as the other hikers I've come accross this track. This track is worth it but once I got to the lake all I saw was boudle...  more »
  • We visited here in mid April while on a guided (tour bus) trip to Milford Sound. Due to that, unfortunately, couldn’t do the whole hike, but we did the shorter walk across the suspension bridge and al...  more »
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  • Tough but manageable. Views are definitely worth the hike. We took 4 hours 45 minutes for the return hike, which includes short breaks and an hour enjoying the lake. The hike roughly breaks up into three equal sections in duration. The first has moderate difficulty. The second is tough. And the third is also moderate. Bring enough water! Hiking poles and good shoes recommended. Snack are also a good addition. Can consider swimming at the lake but it is very cold. One negative is that the toilet at the carpark is very smelly. (There’s a toilet at the lake but we didn’t use it.)
  • Words and photos can't describe how good this place is on a foggy day. The hike is quite easy with some uphill bits at times. A must do it you're in fjordland!
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