Fox Glacier, Fox Glacier

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#2 of 19 in Wildlife in West Coast Region
Get close to one of nature's most impressive and powerful phenomena at Fox Glacier, an easily accessible wonder of New Zealand's landscape. Take a guided walk or travel independently to this dynamic glacial environment, just five minutes on foot from the nearest parking lot. A number of different routes offer fresh perspectives on the icy giant, which is a 13 km (8 mi) stretch of ice left over from the last ice age. Stick to these well-signposted and demarcated trails, as improper access can be extremely dangerous. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Fox Glacier and many more Fox Glacier attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Fox Glacier trip itinerary builder website .
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  • Smaller and more quaint than the place up the road. Lots of attractions and hikes in the area and yes helicopter trips to the glacier  more »
  • After the bridge crossing the Fox river to the right, at the parking start the walking path that leads us through the ancient glacier trail. Amazing to see how far the glacier already shrinked during ...  more »
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