Kōrero: National parks

Mitre Peak (2 o 3)

Mitre Peak

Mitre Peak, at the head of Milford Sound in Fiordland National Park, is one of New Zealand’s most famous tourist attractions. Named because it is shaped like a bishop’s mitre (head-dress), it rises almost sheer above the sound to a height of 1,695 metres.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 12 February 2007, p. 4
Photograph by Craig Baxter

Permission of the Otago Daily Times must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'National parks - Lower South Island parks', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/14480/mitre-peak (accessed 13 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Aug 2015