Explore the Fox Glacier area & learn about the flora and fauna, glaciology and geography surrounding this glacier. Fully guided walk taking you off the beaten path where the unguided public are restricted.
Do you love nature, stories & history? Glacier Valley Eco Tours is a locally owned & operated family business who specialise in small-group guided tours in Glacier Country NZ. From your accommodation we drive to the Fox Glacier South side car park (30 mins from Franz Josef). The track runs through lush historic glaciated rainforest in Westland Tai Poutini National Park, with focal points of huge rata, rimu trees and moss. Views of Fox Glacier, Fox neve, Mt Tasman, one of NZ's highest mountains. Information on glaciation, (inc geothermal spring to dip your hand in) geology, flora & fauna & more.Suitable for all ages & abilities. Join us on a real nature tour of our beautiful area in Aotearoa NZ. Please note we cannot walk onto the glacier.