Te Anau Lake


Te Anau Lake
Lake, southwestern South Island, New Zealand.

The largest of the Southern Lakes, it is 38 mi (61 km) long and 6 mi (10 km) wide, and a source of the Waiau River. In a superb alpine setting bordered by forested mountains, it is known for fishing and tourism.

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