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Rent a Sea Kayak or a Stand-up Paddleboard on Lake Mapourika

Rent a Sea Kayak or a Stand-up Paddleboard on Lake Mapourika

Beat the crowds this summer and head over to Franz Josef Glacier on the West Coast.  We can guarantee you'll find things to do here, that you wouldn't expect in the Glacier Region.  Rent a Sea Kayak or a Stand-Up Paddleboard!  This is a perfect summer holiday...

Franz Josef – Salmon & Trout Fishing on Lake Mapourika

Franz Josef – Salmon & Trout Fishing on Lake Mapourika

It's that time of year when the lake water starts to warm up and we await the arrival of our first wild sea-run salmon to enter Lake Mapourika!  Although the salmon season runs from the 1st October every year, we catch smaller Lake salmon until the bigger ones start...

Covid-19 Information – Franz Josef Tours

Covid-19 Information – Franz Josef Tours

We're running with limited availability until the 1st of November 2020.  Due to the Covid-19 border closures, we've got a very small team and are taking the time to run only a few bespoke and group bookings between now and November.  From November all availability is...

Covid-19 Information – Franz Josef Tours

Covid-19 Information – Franz Josef Tours

We’re running with limited availability until the 1st of November 2020.  Due to the Covid-19 border closures, we’ve got a very small team and are taking the time to run only a few bespoke and group bookings between now and November.  From November all availability is...

Franz Josef Glacier’s TOP Rain Day Activities

Franz Josef Glacier’s TOP Rain Day Activities

Out here on the West Coast of the South Island rain is in our blood.  As the saying goes "without the rain there wouldn't be a rainbow." Well, we couldn't agree more! With over 200 days of rainfall on average per year in Franz Josef Glacier, it's great that...

Franz Josef Glacier Bike Hire

Franz Josef Glacier Bike Hire

Come and see us to hire a Mountain Bike while you're visiting Franz Josef! We're now renting out high quality 18-speed Merida mountain bikes.  Hiring a bike is a great and cost-effective way to explore the Glacier Country region.  With our half day or full day...