Fox Glacier Walking & Hiking Guide


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Here’s our pick of the best walks & hiking tracks in Fox Glacier

Below are our favourite walks & hiking tracks in Fox Glacier for your enjoyment. Walks are listed randomly and include full details along with stunning photos taken by us. You’ll find points of interest, track highlights, history, track quality, elevation and a personal run down on what we think about the walk. Fox Glacier is an inspiring place to explore with plenty of great walking trails.

List of all walks in Fox Glacier

Copland Track to Welcome Flat Hut - Fox Glacier - West Coast Walk - Fox GlacierSouth Island

Copland Track to Welcome Flat Hut

16 km • 2 days • Medium • Drive 26 km south of Fox Glacier and enjoy this medium walk up the Copland Track to Welcome Flat hut and enjoy a soak in the hot pools.

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Stunning reflections on Lake Matheson from the jetty Fox Glacier walks Fox GlacierSouth Island

Lake Matheson Mirror Lake Walk

4 km • 1 Hour 30 Minutes • Easy • Not far from Fox Glacier township. Take in the stunning mirror reflections on Lake Matheson.

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