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Kepler Track

Fiordland National Park

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The Kepler Track

The Kepler Track

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The vista along the Kepler

The vista along the Kepler

Tim Musson

A bit of bush on the track along the way

A bit of bush on the track along the way

Tim Musson

Luxmore Hut overlooking Lake Te Anau

Luxmore Hut overlooking Lake Te Anau

Department of Conservation

Time: 3 - 4 days, Distance: 60 km

The Kepler Track is another of Fiordland's iconic walks. A 60km round trip that takes 3-4 days but traveller feedback suggests that if you are fit it can be done in less. It involves a steep climb and fantastic alpine views on the tops. Enjoy.

If you are a bit worried about walking on your own, there are several guiding companies that offer great services.

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169 reviews with the most recent first, showing page 2 of 13.

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Lukas Havlicek

Czech Republic

Ranking: 7/10

The mountain was amazing, but walking in the forest was okay.

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Anouk Jongsma

Netherlands

Ranking: 7/10

We only walked the first of the track. At the beginning you do miss the views, you only walk in forest.

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Alexander Mattea

Germany

Ranking: 8/10

Not too heavy and not too easy! Great viewpoints.

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Johannes Eisel

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Very nice track with great views.

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Rossella

Italy

Ranking: 7/10

Amazing view of the lake and hills.

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Jana Formankoua

Czech Republic

Ranking: 10/10

Another great walk with thousands of beautiful views of both of the lakes. Some parts were steep but it was really worth it to go there. Kea birds everywhere!!

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Jiri Sojka

Czech Republic

Ranking: 9/10

Spectacular views, amazing experience with Kea birds. It is best to do it in three days and enjoy the whole track.

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Katerina Vobecka

Czech Republic

Ranking: 9/10

Did the track in two days, quite demanding but definitely doable. First day (in the mountains) was awesome, but the other one not so much - just a forest walk. Great, clean facilities.

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Radim Halasz

Czech Republic

Ranking: 8/10

First half of the track was uncomparible to the second one. Mountain part was really variable and really awesome (10 out of 10).

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Till

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Compared to the other Great Walks was more enduring but we were not complaining, because the views compensate!

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Falko

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

The track from Kepler Track carpark to Luxmore Hut wind nicely through impressive rainforest up to 1000m, from where you can have a nice view of the surroundings. With its 27km distance you should have some endurance. Especially worth if no clouds are present.

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Ludo and Cha

France

Ranking: 9/10

Did all the track in three days with a tent. What a challenge but worth it so much! Freedom all around you and panoramic views all along the track! Great wildlife also! Blue Ducks and Kea. Stunning!

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magdalena gomez haedo

Uruguay

Ranking: 10/10

Amazing forest next to the coast and a beautiful three day walk. Magical. There are different options you can choose.

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