Fox Glacier Guiding

TripAdvisor Best of the Best 2021 Top Out of the Ordinary Experience – World #1 Fox Glacier Heli Hike. Year-round guided Heli Hikes and Ice Climbing on the West Coast's biggest and less crowded glacier. Discover the dramatic world of ice.


$499.00 - $1199.00
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Located on the main road of Fox Glacier we invite you to join us for a breathtaking guided trip on the West Coast's largest glacier amidst fascinating ice formations. We are New Zealand's most experienced glacier guiding company and offer trips to suit all fitness levels and time frames; from 4 hours to 2 days duration.

Trips Include:
The popular Flying Fox Heli-Hike which includes 2 exciting helicopter flights. The Extreme Fox: Heli Hike for the adventurous which combines a scenic flight with blazing a unique trail into the spectacular upper icefall, Fox It Up: Heli Ice Climbing and Chancellor Dome Heli Treks.

Fox Glacier is also home to Lake Matheson, famous for it's reflections of New Zealand's highest peaks.

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Physical address

Main Road, Fox Glacier, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $499.00 - $1199.00
(16 year(s) and under)
Age restriction:
Cancellation policy:
Helihikes: Full refund available if clients cancel more than twenty-four hours prior to reporting time. No refund if clients cancel less than twenty-four hours prior to reporting time. Please ask for individual cancellation policies on Ice Climbing and Chancellor Dome; Heli Treks.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
160 km to Hokitika Airport.
Proximity to coach terminal:
In front of our building.
Proximity to town:
In central Fox Glacier.

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Opening times

Business hours:
7.30am - 9.00pm (1 October - 31st March), 7.30am - 7.00pm (1 April - 30 September). Closed Christmas Day.
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
Chinese (Simplified) YES YES

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