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Fox Glacier South Side Walk: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Track length: 6 km return via same track. Suggested duration: 2 hours return along a easy walking track. Getting there Drive south on state highway 6 from the Fox Glacier Weheka township, cross the Fox River Bridge and park on the right hand side of...more
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State Highway 6 | Westland Tai Poutini National Park, Fox Glacier, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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This is a beautiful walk and has just reopened. Park on the south side of the Fox River bridge and begin your hike on the gravel road across the highway from where you park. It's called "Glacier View Road" and is a gravel road. You walk a ways up this road, which follows the
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The south side walk was closed. As also the north side is closed and has been for a number of years, the only option ti see the glacier is to buy an expensive place on a helicopter ride.
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Went to this activity at New Zealand Fox Glacier . Took a short helicopter ride up and landed on the glacier and the guide bring us around the glacier for around 2.5 hrs of hiking. Showed us the ice formation and caves and explained how the glaciers was formed and how it’s was
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Smaller and more quaint than the place up the road. Lots of attractions and hikes in the area and yes helicopter trips to the glacier
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After the bridge crossing the Fox river to the right, at the parking start the walking path that leads us through the ancient glacier trail. Amazing to see how far the glacier already shrinked during the past 50 years. The glacier it self looks great, worthwile to visit.
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