Glacier Country Guide Westland New Zealand
Information to help plan your visit to this spectacular World Heritage Area on the South Island’s West Coast. Active adventure, relaxation or family fun all against the backdrop of spectacular scenery, Glacier Country offers something for everyone.
Our site has daily updates for Fox and Franz Josef Glaciers, live web-cams, weather updates, photos, printable visitor maps and information on a range of accommodation from budget to luxury, visitor attractions, activities, guided walks, glacier tours, restaurants and other services.
We also offer suggestions for things to do with kids, when it rains, relaxing or adventure activities and heritage attractions.
For walkers, check out our guide to walks, tracks and tramps in Glacier Country – from half hour walks to 3 day tramps including the renowned Lake Matheson walking track.