Mount Cook Aoraki Ascent

As for the Mt Cook trip, it was absolutely brilliant. Thoroughly enjoyed it and the 10 day course taught me a lot! I'm already thinking of what I would like to climb next.... Possibly something in the Himalayas. Just need to keep up the fitness (and save up a lot of money!!).

Alex M. | Wakefield, UK

Glaciers and West Coast Trekking

Experience the various landscapes of New Zealand's wild and rugged West Coast on this superb trekking adventure. Walk through lush rainforests, soak in natural hot pools situated beneath majestic mountains, walk on glaciers and kayak on a giant river delta. Discover Okarito, where the rainforest meets the sea, to undertake an optional kayak of the lagoon, or choose to enjoy a stunning trek that will provide dramatic views of the Southern Alps before retiring to your remote and secluded beach camp. At Fox Glacier, the longest glacier on the west coast, you will explore its fascinating ice features and impressive pinnacles while at Welcome Flat you'll cross swing bridges and mountain streams before soaking in hot pools where you can relax and enjoy the vistas of 3000m peaks! Trekking out of the Copland Valley, board the coach for the drive to Moeraki, stopping at Ship Creek to look for Hector's dolphins, before concluding this sensational tour in Queenstown.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Greymouth, drive to Okarito
DAY 2 Explore lagoon and headland
DAY 3 Drive to Fox Glacier, walk options
DAY 4 Trek to Welcome Flats
DAY 5 Explore Upper Valley
DAY 6 Trek out of Copland Valley, drive to Haast
DAY 7 Drive to Queenstown where trip concludes

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Trip Code: GWT
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  7 days
Activities:  Trekking
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price: £930.00 GBP

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