Milford Track

The Milford Track in Oceania is estimated to be 33.2 miles (54 kilometers) long, and takes 3 days* to complete when hiking at an average of 15 miles (25 kilometers) per day.

It is a linear trail, which means that to do a thru hike, you will have to start and end your hike in different places.

The Milford Track has 2 terminuses. Most thruhikers choose to start their hike at the Glade Wharf in Southland, Southland, New Zealand and end their hike at the Sandfly Point in Southland, Southland, New Zealand.

A good day of the year to start this hike from the Glade Wharf is November 1.

The Department of Conservation takes on the task of maintaining, improving, and advocating for the Milford Track as its trail association.


NameMilford Track
Length33.2 miles (54 kilometers)
Far Out GuideMilford Track Map
Trail AssociationDepartment of Conservation
Terminus AGlade Wharf, Southland, Southland, New Zealand
Terminus BSandfly Point, Southland, Southland, New Zealand

Milford Track Thru Hike Budget Calculator

Thru Hike Budget Calculator
Calculate how much it will cost to thru hike a trail.
33.2 / 15 = 3 days to complete the hike
3 days * $35/day = $105

Estimated Total Budget (USD): $2,105.00

Cade Rosche © 2022
*This data is estimated and should not be relied upon without further research. It is meant as a starting point for hike planning, not as the only information used to plan your thru hike.