The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Filming Locations

Everyone fights a huge battle at the foot of the Lonely Mountain and Bilbo returns home.

Part of the Middle Earth saga
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies was filmed in New Zealand.
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Shore of Lake Pukaki

Shores of the Long Lake

Refugees set up a temporary camp on the shores of the Long Lake after Laketown is destroyed by Smaug.

Source: Production Video #5


Rock & Pillar Range

The Desolation of Smaug

The dwarves who stayed in Laketown travel to Erebor to rejoin the rest of the company.


Te Anau Downs Station


Gandalf escorts Bilbo back to the Shire after their adventure.

Ohutu Station

Outskirts of Hobbiton

Gandalf says goodbye to Bilbo at the border of Hobbiton.



Bilbo returns to Hobbiton after his adventure only to find that he was presumed dead and all of his possessions are being sold off.