DOC Westland Tai Poutini National Park Visitor Centre

Start your journey through New Zealand's stunning landscapes at a Department of Conservation (DOC) Visitor Centre. Information about conservation areas, as well as DOC's 14,000 km of tracks, 9 Great Walks, and network of 950 huts and 324 campsites.

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Visitor centres are staffed by DOC rangers who have firsthand, in-depth local knowledge about:

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• Walks and hiking - short walks, multi-day hikes, Great Walks
• Track conditions, weather, and safety
• Hut and Campsite bookings
• Heritage sites
• Cycleways
• Maps
• Marine reserves
• Conservation projects
• Local stories, legends and history - our nature, our people

• Westland Tai Poutini National Park
• Franz Josef Glacier
• Fox Glacier

Nov-March 8:30am-6:00pm daily
April-Oct 8:30am-4:45pm daily


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DOC Westland Tai Poutini National Park Visitor Centre, 69 Cron Street , Franz Josef Glacier, West Coast, 7856, New Zealand.

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