Glenorchy Lagoon Boardwalk, Glenorchy

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Take an easy stroll along Glenorchy Lagoon Boardwalk, where you can soak up the breathtaking views and abundant nature of the lagoon and surrounding mountains. Capture pictures of Mt. Earnslaw (known also, in Māori, as Pikirakatahi) at one of the many viewing platforms, among the scenery where Peter Jackson filmed scenes for "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy. Numerous benches dotted along the walkway provide great places to picnic, all offering fine views of the surrounding landscape. An abundant diversity of nature in and around the lagoon, including the famous black swan, make it a fantastic spot for keen bird watchers and families alike. With our online itinerary creator, Glenorchy attractions like Glenorchy Lagoon Boardwalk can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Our group knew very little about Glenorchy when we arrived on a dreary morning last week. We didn't know how to get to this track, but went down the first one we saw (which I now know is the only... 
    Our group knew very little about Glenorchy when we arrived on a dreary morning last week. We didn't know how to get to this track, but went down the first one we saw (which I now know is the only...  more »
  • Beautiful scenery, easy walk. Follow the signs and walk around parts of the lake. Remember to take your camera to capture the amazing views. 
    Beautiful scenery, easy walk. Follow the signs and walk around parts of the lake. Remember to take your camera to capture the amazing views.  more »

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