The Wigley: Top of the Tasman Glacier Hike

Explore the immense beauty of the upper snowfield of the Haupapa/Tasman Glacier on a guided snow shoeing adventure. Savour spectacular views over New Zealand’s highest mountain from a ski-plane.

Pricing

Adult
$669.00

About

Your snow shoeing adventure starts with a scenic flight to 2200 metres (7200 ft) onboard your ski plane. Marvel as the rock and ice debris transforms to glistening white. You may even see an iceberg in the glacier lake.

Equipped with snowshoes, walking poles, harness and other equipment, you are ready to explore ice formations in this ever-changing environment; you’re in the heart and birthplace of New Zealand mountaineering.

Your flight home tracks down the eastern side of New Zealand’s highest mountain, Aoraki/Mt Cook and the stunning Hochstetter icefall.

Cost includes two scenic flights, guide, quality leather boots, socks, gators, snow shoes, harness (if required), walking poles, jacket and over-trousers, gloves and backpack.

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Physical address

The Wigley: Top of the Tasman Glacier Hike, Aoraki Mt Cook Airport, Mount Cook Rd, State Highway 80, Aoraki / Mount Cook, Christchurch - Canterbury, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $669.00
Age restriction:
12
Cancellation policy:
No penalty if 24 hours from the time of departure is given. Within 24 hours a 100% charge is incurred.

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Located at Aoraki Mt Cook Airport
Proximity to town:
6.6km from Aoraki Mt Cook Village or 60km from Twizel

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Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

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