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Wanaka - Haast Pass - Fox Glacier - Lake Matheson
Stops at all waterfalls along Haast Pass
The Blue Pools were really stunning
1 1/2 hour walk up to Fox Glacier
We walked around Matheson Lake and were very disappointed about the clouds.
We found a very beautiful motel and the owner told us we …
... pubs in Westport ahaha It was suchhhh a good night, it really broke te ice with everyone and got everyone bonding. The 3 legged part was soo hard and got worse when we had a few drinks in us aha Got back to the hostel and it thought it would be a good idea to perform the Haka!! The next day we had another early start to do some quad biking. It was a muggy morning. Quad biking was soo much fun, it was proper tough terrain ...
... dass man die Milchstraße sehr gut sehen konnte. Wir sahen Satelliten vorbeiziehen und Sternschnuppen vom Himmel fallen. Die Wekas (ein kleiner flugunfähiger Laufvogel) schlichen um die Hotpools, um Essen zu finden. Sie fanden auch unsere Trinkflaschen sehr interessant.
Der 2. Tag wurde hauptsächlich mit entspannen in heißen Quellen ausgefüllt. Am nächsten Tag starteten wir sehr ...
... climbing through the various icy obstacles, and every so often Rowan would get his pick axe and carve out a couple of steps for us! The best bit was when he took us through a crevass which the guides had just discovered as a safe path a couple of days before. The path was quite narrow at the start, and just kept getting thinner and thinner as we progressed down it, until the smallest point where we ...
... lakes and rock filled gorges. I love (we love) South Island NZ and I keep thinking of all my family and friends who would just absolutely love the scenery here.
We checked into our very friendly accommodation around 7.10pm after only stopping once for petrol and once for a fresh fruit ice-cream along the way.
Our digs for the night have a small kitchen and lounge room this time so we’re off to the shops for some supplies. Home cooked meal ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsSunset Motel Fox Glacier
Beautiful place. I always like it when it is new, modern, clean and if tha weather had been fine we would even had a view to Mount Cook probably and theer was a very friendly host.
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