The Cool Climber - Tasman Glacier Ice Climbing Mount Cook

Take in awe-inspiring views of New Zealand’s alpine scenery on your stunning helicopter flight. Watch for the Tasman Glacier lake and marvel at the spectacular Hochstetter Icefall. On this trip you receive personalized ice climbing instruction. Using ice tools and the front points of your crampons, you climb vertical and at times overhanging ice walls and pinnacles always safely secured by a top rope attached to your harness. A good fitness level is required. Cost includes two scenic flights, guide, specialised mountaineering boots, climbing boots, socks, gators, crampons, ice axes, technical gear, walking poles, jacket and over-trousers, gloves, special backpacks.

Opening Hours

Business hours
    Departs 8.00am
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

An adult must accompany young people 13-16 years