The Dusky Track is a spectacular two, four or eight day tramp through the finest alpine scenery of Southwest Fiordland.

The track can only be accessed by boat and Lake Hauroko Tours are the only operators to offer a scheduled service via Lake Hauroko. This tramp stands alongside the other great Fiordland tramps such as The Milford Track, Kepler Track and The Humpridge Track.

Lake Hauroko Tours also offers you the opportunity to experience the majestic scenery and raw beauty of the unspoiled Lake Hauroko with a Half Day Tour or Charter, as well as Ultimate Adventure packages for adrenalin junkies.

Trips & Tramps Dusky Track Transport

Transport connection to the Dusky Track from Te Anau and Manapouri. This 84 km tramp is one of New Zealand's more challenging and remote tramps, for experienced groups only. Trips & Tramps offers the complete Dusky Track Transport Package to access this track, working in conjunction with Lake Hauroko Tours and West Arm boats to co-ordinate the transport logistics - so you can focus on surviving the trail!

Operates every Thursday (and Monday in peak season) - Bookings essential

7:30am from your Te Anau Accommodation or 8am from View Street Carpark in Manapouri.

You will be transported over land to Clifden corner to connect with Lake Hauroko Tours where we will take you accross the lake on our vessel Namu.

Estimated Arrival:
Dusky Track (South End) at Lake Hauroko Burn around 11am.

Dusky Track Transport

For Monday / Thursday transport to the Dusky Track from Te Anau and Manapouri book through Trip & Tramps.

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The Ultimate Adventure

The Big Three!

Large Groups of 20 or more. This option travels part way down the wild Wairaurahiri River, cruises around part of the mysterious Lake Hauroko, then view the amazing scenery from the air by Helicopter.
Sausage sizzle included.

Minimum 20 Guests Required

The Ultimate Adventure

Ideal for large groups / corporate events

Adult/Child: $299

Minimum Guests: 20

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Half Day Tour

Departing Lake Hauroko boat ramp,You drive through lush river flat farmland into the Lilburn Valley. Forest plantations, beef and deer farms and dense native forest bring us to the shores of Lake Hauroko .

Board the vessel ‘Namu' and cruise the mysterious Lake Hauroko, to Hauroko Burn. Lake Hauroko is nestled deep in the wilderness of Southwest Fiordland. Lake Hauroko is steeped in early Maori History & Legend and its remoteness will take you back to the unspoiled beginnings of New Zealand .

Along the way several stops are made to admire the magnificent scenery of this unique region.

Half Day Tour

Price: $200 Per Person.

Minimum 4 People

What to bring:

Good, warm clothing, Gloves, hat, wet weather gear, Camera, insect repellent.

We provide:

Lifejackets, all safety and survival gear

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Other Options

Interested in arranging other trips or charters?

Lake Hauroko Tours is extremely flexible and no doubt we can accommodate your needs in Southern Fiordland . Everything from helicopter, jet boat and launch charters to hunting adventures.

We can also arrange charter fishing trips into Dusky Sound by boat and helicopter with the option of staying in Dusky Sound.

Other Options

From Fishing Charters to Helicopter tours, and launch chartesr to hunting adventures and everything in between.

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