Story: West Coast region

Walking on Fox Glacier

Walking on Fox Glacier

Guided tours onto the glaciers are one of the highlights of a visit to South Westland. Such excursions are only possible when the glaciers are stable, and there is no danger from falling ice.

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Simon Nathan, 'West Coast region - Into the 21st century', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2021)

Story by Simon Nathan, updated 1 Sep 2016