Franz Josef Glacier

Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand

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Franz Josef Glacier Travel Blogs (214)
Grounded..., Fox Glacier/Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand travel blog

Grounded...

A travel blog entry by paulandciara

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... early. We had planned to look into getting a helicopter flight over one of the glaciers, and we were advised to organize from Franz Josef - the biggest one. At lunchtime we arrived at Fox Glacier and took a walk to the bottom of this one and admired ...

Franz Josef and Fox Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand travel blog

Franz Josef and Fox Glacier

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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Alex: We got into Franz Josef and headed straight out to the glacier. The glacier sits at the end of a valley it has calved, and a sign marks the end of the glacier in 1720, about 2 km from the glacial face today. The valley is beautiful and the glacier ...

New Zealand - South Island West Coast, Franz Josef Glacier and Pancake Rocks, New Zealand travel blog

New Zealand - South Island West Coast

A travel blog entry by gonetilwhenever

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The Fox Glacier is one of two major glaciers along the West Coast of South Island; the other is Franz Josef Glacier, just 30 minutes north of Fox. Both glaciers offer heli-hikes, day long and half-day hikes but Franz Josef is said to be more crowded with ...

The Dark of the Glacier, Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand travel blog

The Dark of the Glacier

A travel blog entry by stevejames

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