Glide in over aerial views as you are dropped off at the upper Fox Glacier via helicopter before learning to ice climb
Feeling adventurous? Then you do not want to miss this intrepid helicopter ice climbing adventure at New Zealand's Fox Glacier that will have you climbing up glacier walls! From the moment you arrive, you will be supplied with specialized mountaineering boots, crampons, ice axes and technical gear. Once equipped with all your gear, climb aboard the helicopter for breathtaking views of the lush rainforest and highest peaks of Fox Glacier before descending onto the ice. Learn the exhilarating sport of ice climbing from certified guides and navigate the ice walls of the upper Fox Glacier. With guide to participant ratio at 1:4, you will be sure to receive regular personal attention as well as a tailored experience for novices and experts alike. With expert guidance you'll see your progress quickly improve and find yourself top roping long and steep pitches in no time. Whether you're a beginner or an expert you do not want to miss this challenging experience!
How To Get There:
Hamner Springs Thermal Pools
Franz Josef Glacier Valley Walk