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Fox Glacier South Side Walk leads across bumpy terrain, but offers great viewpoints of the landscape. Guided tours make the walk suitable for all ages. Dress appropriately for the weather, and check the website for possible closures due to bad conditions. Put Fox Glacier South Side Walk on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Fox Glacier sightseeing app.
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Fox Glacier South Side Walk reviews
The time listed on the sign at the car-park is accurate. It took us about two hours to complete the walk, this included time spent taking photos etc. The walk is 5km return and is a gentle walk... more »
We took the South Side Walk to the Glacier Viewpoint (5 km) because the much shorter Fox Glacier Valley Walk (2.6 km) was closed due to a rock slide. Getting to the Glacier Viewpoint was an easy... more »
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