Mt Cook Glacier Guiding

Combine the excitement of walking on a remote part of New Zealand's biggest glacier with the thrill of breathtaking scenic helicopter fly-bys of New Zealand's highest mountain, Aoraki/Mt Cook. Fly in either by helicoper or ski plane past Aoraki/Mt Cook. Go high alpine showshoeing in a snowy white wilderness at over 2100m with your professional guide. Try an adrenaline-pumping ice climb in the heart of the Tasman Glacier. After a thrilling helicopter flight to the best ice climbing location, our expert guides will quickly teach you how to master basic crampon and ice axe techniques. All of our guides are certified through the internationally recognised New Zealand Mountain Guides Association. Come on an adventure you will never forget!

Opening Hours

Business hours
    Summer: 7.00am - 6.30pm Winter: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Months of operation
    All Year
  • Proximity to airport:
    Located at Aoraki/ Mt Cook Airport
    Proximity to town:
    6.6km from Aoraki Mt Cook Village or 60km from Twizel

Pricing & Conditions

Ice -climbing: minimum age is 13yrs, Snowshoeing minimum age is 12yrs. an adult must accompany children 13-16yrs.