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Mitre Peak, Milford Sound and Mt Tūtoko

Mitre Peak, Milford Sound and Mt Tūtoko

This view from behind Mitre Peak, looking towards Milford Sound, shows the steep valleys and fiords of Fiordland. In the far distance, on the right, is Mt Tūtoko, which at 2,723 metres is the highest peak in the area.

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Andy Dennis, 'Mountains - South Island mountains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Andy Dennis, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Feb 2017