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Franz Josef glacier walks

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Enjoy moderate to easy walks around the township of Franz Josef and its glacier.

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Glacier Valley walk

Time: 45 minutes.

Skill level: Moderate

From the glacier car park it’s a 45-minute walk to the public glacier viewing point.

Te Ara A Waiau walkway

Time: One hour.

Skill level: Easy.

Track goes from village to glacier carpark via bush track.

Peters Pool walk

Time: 25 minutes.

Skill level: Easy.

Enjoy reflective views of the glacier and mountain peaks from the smaller kettle lake.


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Franz Josef, West Coast, New Zealand, 7886
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