Lake Matheson - Fox Glacier

Ideas and Inspiration

Lake Matheson, Fox Glacier

Ideas and Inspiration

Start with icy glaciers and mountain peaks, breath-taking scenic views and wild coastlines, lush groves and soaring forests. There’s history, heritage, vibrant communities and so much more to be discovered on the West Coast. Check out these ideas and fill up with inspiration for your trip.

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Lake Matheson - Fox Glacier

West Coast guide to roads less travelled

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Golden trails, heritage stays and eats

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Artist workshop trail

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West Coast Wildlife Centre

South Westland with kids

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Oparara Arches Basin Karamea

History lessons on the road

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Pounamu Pathway 11

New on the West Coast this Summer

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The Great Coast Road

Driving the Great Coast Road with kids

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West Coast secrets: Summer break in Karamea

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10 best short walks on the West Coast

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Going to the birds on the West Coast

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Spoiler alert: How to luxuriate in nature

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Explore the West Coast’s best beaches

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Oparara Arches

Ten top West Coast adventures

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Woodpecker Hut

Natural choice West Coast stays

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Fox Glacier

8 unique West Coast adventures

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Beachfront sites - Ross Beach Top10 holiday Park

Top 10 things to experience in a campervan

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Mountain biking gold

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Making great family memories

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Ebike & Hike in the Fox Glacier Valley.

Best of the West day walks

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Fishing on Lake Brunner

Go fishing around the West Coast

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West Coast adventure holidays for families

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Heli Hike

Ways to go West Coast style

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Winter highlights in Glacier Country

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West Coast winter hikes and bikes

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West Coast winter holiday

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Five cool ideas for family travels

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Discover the secret West Coast

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Woodpecker Hut

Cosy up on a romantic West Coast break

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Blackball Hilton

Short Breaks: West Coast historic pubs

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Six top eco adventures and wildlife encounters

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Rest, refresh, recharge - 48 hours in Franz Josef

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Discover the West Coast icons

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The Great Coast Road

A Great Coast Road trip

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Hokitika and beyond

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Three short breaks on the West Coast

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Lake Brunner and Greymouth

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Historic Okarito Wharf shed & Mt Adams. Okarito South Westland NZ

Short breaks and light travels

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Paparoa Track

Three must-see West Coast national parks

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Woodpecker Hut

A do-nothing break on the West Coast

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Cape Walking

Take a little walk on the wild side

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Great escapes in the great outdoors

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Wilderness Trail

West Coast trails for the whole family

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Chasing West Coast waterfalls

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Experience the West Coast blues

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Six luscious lakes to love

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8 great West Coast wonders

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Sparkling glowworms

6 little known pretty great wonders

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Pretty great, actually

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Post-hibernation West Coast walks

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Paparoa Shuttle

West Coast bush walks

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Getting into hot water

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Great West Coast yarns

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Fresh Local Flavours

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OGR Bike Mag

Five things to do in spring on the West Coast

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Tawaki Penguins

West Coast wildlife to watch

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Ross Beach Top 10

Quirky accommodations

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Four fun family activities on the West Coast

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Lake Matheson - Fox Glacier

Best West Coast mountain views

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5 night spots for after-dark adventures

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