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Worth the side walk

Lovely little walk well worth going to. It was a pleasant surprise. We continued on to Davids walk... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Cowybabe
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Perth, Australia
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An easy scenic walk

A lovely easy, scenic walk ending with gorgeous view of Peters Pool and the glacier. It can be... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Di M
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This fully-accessible walk winds through the rainforest to a small kettle lake, which was formed by ice melting amongst glacial moraine about 200 years ago. Enjoy the reflective views of the glacier and mountainpeaks in this tranquil setting...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Glacier Access Road, Franz Josef, Westland National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely little walk well worth going to. It was a pleasant surprise. We continued on to Davids walk which was also a lovey walk to the bridge.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

A lovely easy, scenic walk ending with gorgeous view of Peters Pool and the glacier. It can be really cold so make sure to have something warm with you!More

Thank Di M
Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

this is a nice easy walk to a nice relaxing place it was nice just to take in the scenery.and learn a little about the area. Its is quite a gentle walk great walk for the elderly they can't do the 6 km glacier walk.More

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely (very) little walk to peters pool. Worth continuing down the track for another 15 min to find the suspension bridge.More

Thank Ben W
Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of Peters Pool and had the time to find one of...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Beautiful pool with reflection of the glaciers! Short 20 min return walk. Well worth the time. Can do with small children easily.More

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. If you brought your children with you, we...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018

We were hoping to see the reflection but it was drizzling. It is a short easy walk you can do with little kids.More

Thank clan100
Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the walk, hopefully you can return on a beautiful sunny day and enjoy the tranquillity...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is an easy walk with a nice view at the glacier. There are nice reflections in the pool to - depending on weather conditions.More

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

Reviewed 30 March 2018

Short walk through the trees to a small view of the glacier reflected in a pond. Not a top "to do" but a nice walkMore

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

Peters Pool provides a nice reflection of the Franz Josef Glacier and surrounding snow-capped peaks. The walk back to the pond is short and flat. Doable by anyone. Continuing on past pond does not provide further views, so you are best served by returning to...More

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

Reviewed 20 February 2018

There is an attractive short, flat walk from the car park through the trees to Peters Pool which takes about 15 minutes You can sit by the pool and look at the wonderful reflections of the mountains and take some great photos. You can see...More

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Franz Josef V, Front Office Manager at Peters Pool Walk, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Kia Ora, Thank you for your review. We appreciate any feedback received, it is imperative we find out what we could look at improving. We are glad you could enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of this spot. It is a perfect spot to relax and...More

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