Introducing Fox Glacier
Fox is smaller and quieter than Franz Josef, with a farmy feel and more open aspect. Beautiful Lake Matheson is a highlight, as is the beach and historic walk down at Gillespies Beach.
Fox Glacier destination guides
Glaciers and West Coast Trekking
Explore glaciers and remote hot pools set in spectacular mountains and primal rainforests
Twin Glacier Helicopter Flight departing Franz Josef
Fly over two of New Zealand's most famous glaciers on this 30-minute helicopter flight. Marvel at the mantle of pure white snow as you land at the head of either the Franz Josef or Fox Glacier.