Welcome to Mt Cook Glacier Guiding

Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park – Nature At Its Most Awesome

Welcome to New Zealand’s dramatic mountain country and Aoraki/Mount Cook area; enjoy spectacular views from the air, feel the ice crunch underfoot as you walk on the Tasman Glacier and hear the groan and grind of this massive moving river of ice.

Glacier Exploring – Breath Taking Adventures

Discover the magnificent Aoraki/Mount Cook region by experiencing heli-hiking, snowshoeing or ice climbing in and around the imposing Haupapa/Tasman Glacier.  

It is our pleasure to guide you on a thrilling experience and be part of your alpine adventure in one of the most visually stunning parts of New Zealand.

Mt Cook Guides – Experience Counts

Mt Cook Glacier Guiding was formed by combining Mt Cook Ski Planes & Helicopters and Fox Glacier Guiding. The combination of leaders in aviation tourism and glacier guiding professionals has provided us with a long and safe history of operating in this beautiful alpine environment.

Where Our Trips Take You

Fox Glacier Map
Explore Alpine Wonders
The Haupapa/Tasman Glacier is the longest glacier in New Zealand, currently 23 kilometres (14.2 miles) long and up to 2 kilometres wide. It contains 1/3 of all the glacier ice in New Zealand! The Tasman Glacier terminates into a lake (Tasman Lake) which is currently 5km long and 240 metres deep and constantly expanding.