About Fox Glacier Guiding
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I had never been on a glacier before but have been on several helicopter rides, but the heli-hike is really impressive. For those who haven't taken a helicopter that portion is short but fun and the actual hike on the glacier is wonderful. We got...More
We have tried to do the Heli-hike a few times in the past and were thrilled to finally be able to do it. It’s an expensive activity but how often do you get to walk on a glacier, especially one that’s disappearing too quickly? All...More
My friend and I were on a trip last week and were really disappointed. Half of the time was spent in the visitor center and waiting to get a helicopter. The helicopter does not fly over the glacier, so it is possible to see how...More
A big thank you to Beth, Steve and Tim who gave us a great experience on the Fox glacier. We did the "flying fox Heli Hike" and had an amazing time. I was a bit hesitant at first as it is not a cheap excursion...More
I baulked at first at the cost of the ticket for the helihike... NZD$450! But consider that the glaciers are not only rare, but they are disappearing!! 20 years ago Fox Glacier was about 20km long and now it's only 5km. So get in while...More
Their pictures don't lie. This was totally fun and an amazing experience. Everything needed was supplied, even waterproof outer layers. Friendly and informative staff and guide. Really like the town of Fox where this heli hike is located. Franz Josef is very busy.
I've done the Heli Hike at Fox Glacier with the guys over at Fox Glacier Guiding and it truly was an amazing experience. Our guide Anna was so friendly and the details she gave about Franz / Fox glacier were so informative. We really had...More
We were booked on a 9.00am flight and luckily the sky was clear - they have a few no go days due to cloud. The boots , crampons and wet weather gear is good quality and the instruction and guides are good. We had a...More
This is an amazing track view from up top where you may feel really up top! Just the heli ride going up is already an experience....