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Across Country Quad Bikes

http://www.acrosscountryquadbikes.co.nz/

Two hour guided quad bike tours through dense forests and stony riverbeds and of course the glacier. Several tours per day.

Air Safaris

http://www.airsafaris.co.nz/

Flight tour overflying the Aoraki Mount Cook National Park, the Tasman Glacier, and the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers.

Alpine Adventures

http://www.scenic-flights.co.nz/

Range of scenic flights around the Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers. Snow landings, and Mt Cook and Mt Tasman overflight options.

Aoraki Mount Cook Ski Planes

http://www.mtcookskiplanes.com/

Glacier overflight tours and glacier landings, and flights circling Mount Cook, in a ski-equipped aircraft. Based at Aoraki Mount Cook and at Franz Josef.

Fergs Kayaks South Westland

http://www.glacierkayaks.com/

Guided kayak tours of Lake Mapourika, kayak rental, combination helicopter-hike-paddle tour, scooter hire service.

Franz Josef Glacier Guides

http://www.franzjosefglacier.com/

Guided tours of the glacier ranging from a walk in the glacier valley to half-day and full day trips, ice climbing expeditions and combined heli-hike tours.

Glacier Helicopters

http://www.glacierhelicopters.co.nz/

Scenic helicopter flights including Franz Josef Glacier and Fox Glacier overflight tours, and heli-hike glacier walks. Flying bases at both Franz Josef and Fox Glacier.

Glacier Valley Eco Tours

http://www.glaciervalley.co.nz/

Tours of the Franz Josef or Fox Glaciers, Okarito coastal walks and sea kayaking, walking tours of Lake Matheson.

Mountain Helicopters

http://www.mountainhelicopters.co.nz/

Helicopter overflights over Mt Cook and Westland National Park. Based at Franz Josef and Fox Glaciers.

South Westland Horse Treks

http://www.horsetreknz.com/

Horseback tours of the countryside surrounding Franz Josef Glacier. The trek leads over lush farmland, glacial moraine and riverbed. Several treks available from 1 hour to 6 hours in duration.

The Guiding Company

http://www.nzguides.com/

Glacier walks, heli hikes and ice climbing on the Franz Josef Glacier.

The Helicopter Line

http://www.helicopter.co.nz/

Scenic glacier overflight and glacier landing tours, heli-hike tours which include a guided walk component.