The Cool Climber - Tasman Glacier Ice Climbing

The Cool Climber - Tasman Glacier Ice Climbing

Feeling adventurous? Come ice climbing in New Zealand’s big alpine environment! A thrilling scenic helicopter flight takes you up the Tasman Valley to the best ice climbing location. Take in awe-inspiring views of the home of New Zealand’s big alpine scenery, watch for the Haupapa/Tasman glacier lake and marvel at the spectacular Hochstetter Icefall.

Our expert guides will quickly teach you how to master basic crampon and ice axe techniques. Using ice tools and the front points of your crampons, you climb vertical and at times, overhanging ice walls and pinnacles, or maybe you’ll climb into a crevasse; you are always safely secured by a top rope attached to your harness.

On this trip you receive personalized ice climbing instruction. Our ice-climbing guides receive special training to ensure they teach skills in the correct order so you advance quickly. Come on an adventure you will never forget!

Tour Info

Tour Type: Adventure Tours
From: Mt Cook to Mt Cook
Price: From (NZD) $872 per person
Duration: 8 Hours
Tour Code: cool

Inclusions

Two scenic flights & Experience Guides
Specialised mountaineering boots, Woollen socks, Harness, Crampons & Techinical gear.
Ice axes & Walking poles
Water proof jacket and over-trousers, Gloves & Alpine backpacks

Tour Departures

  • Frequency: Daily
  • Departure Point: Mt Cook Glacier Guiding
  • Departure Time: Departs daily at 8am
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Return Details: 4pm – Mt Cook Glacier Guiding
  • Closed: Operates all year round

Important Information

  • A high level of fitness is required for this tour
  • Minimum of 2 passengers required to operate
  • This tour must be booked at least 72 hours in advance of travel
  • Confirmation for this product will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Tour is operated in English unless otherwise stated
  • Complete operator information, including opening times and local contact telephone numbers are included on your e-voucher
  • Minimum age is 13 years; an adult must accompany children 13-16yrs

Booking Form: The Cool Climber - Tasman Glacier Ice Climbing

The Cool Climber - Tasman Glacier Ice Climbing
Sightseeing Tours
Tour Code: cool
From (NZD) $872 per person
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