Hike to the Fox Glacier

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Distance

1.6 Miles

Elevation Gain

246.1 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Out-and-Back

Bathrooms
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Forest
Groups
River
Scenic

A short walk leads to the toe of the magnificent Fox Glacier / Te Moeka o Tuawe Valley

From the carpark follow the well marked trail to the toe of the Fox Glacier. Do not stray from the trail as unstable ice and moraine can be very dangerous.

Looking for a longer adventure? You can hike to the summit of Mt. Fox above Fox Glacier. 

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Distance

1.6 Miles

Elevation Gain

246.1 Feet

Activities

Chillin, Photography, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Out-and-Back

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