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Best served with ice

Had a fantastic day ice climbing on Tasman glacier. Mike , our guide , made us feel super safe at... read more

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Reviewed 9 April 2018
gregoryhamalian
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Plateau Hut Overnight Glacier Guided Trip

This was awesome. Our guide Anna was very professional, patient and knowledgeable. She took great... read more

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Reviewed 9 April 2018
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Aoraki Adventures is a collection of short, accessible, mountain-based, trips operated by Alpine Guides at Mount Cook, New Zealand. Our trips include the Tasman Glacier Heli Hike, Mount Cook Heli Snowshoeing, guided hiking and climbing, glacier...more
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Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7999, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Had a fantastic day ice climbing on Tasman glacier. Mike , our guide , made us feel super safe at all time and found the best routes for different levels of ability. The chopper ride back , flying over the Hochstetter ice fall and seracs...More

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks, Greg, The Hochstetter is pretty impressive! Thanks for coming out with us.

Reviewed 9 April 2018

This was awesome. Our guide Anna was very professional, patient and knowledgeable. She took great care of us. Definitely recommend taking this trip if you can!

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks for the great feedback. Plateau is an amazing place. Everyone should visit, at least once!

Reviewed 28 February 2018

We had an awesome time. The guides were extremely professional and enjoyable company. My family and I loved the experience and to us it represented exceptional value. Would recommend to anyone

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Thanks so much for the kind review. Great to read you have some good memories to take home.

Reviewed 7 February 2018

We had a fantastic day on the Névé with our guide Mike. We had an unbelievably beautiful day and super views of glacial formations as we trekked across the Tasman Glacier. We highly recommend this hike and hiring Aoraki Adventures. They are an extremely professional...More

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Thank you! Not the trip you had originally booked with the fickle weather, but we are really pleased that Mike's work on 'plan B' made this happen for you.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

We did the advanced ice treking trip and it was a fantastic day on the ice for us and our teen son. The glacier scenery was impressive and Aoraki Adventures staff did all they could to help us see the glacier before the next storm...More

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

HI Anita - thanks for your feedback. We are really pleased that the weather lined up and it all went as planned. We enjoyed showing you around.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is a great adventure type activity. We had 6 hours on the glacier, starting high just below the score line and finishing at the maorraine level. The surrounding peaks and ice falls are impressive and the glacier itself fascinating. We had a small group...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Well this is a must do adventure. Absolutely amazing to be high up on the glacier and actually walk around. Blown away at how fresh it all felt. Go you must.

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks, Tony - It's great to get out there with winter snow still on the mountains. Pleased you had a great trip.

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

During the winter and spring, Alpine Guides offers heli-snowshoeing on Mt Brown near Mt Cook. The experience lasts over 3 hours-- we had two hours of snowshoeing once dropped off by the helicopter. The views and experience were outstanding. Our guide, Grant, was knowledgeable and...More

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Arthur M, General Manager at Aoraki Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks Cindy Pleased you had a great experience. Unfortunately, this September was pretty rough weather-wise. Thankfully it's not always so messy!

Reviewed 11 May 2017

After two failed attempts, in Franz and Mt Cook, due to poor weather conditions I finally got to go on the heli hike with the guys in Mt Cook. Can't say enough great things about these guys and the trip! Small group, great and knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

I wrote this on the Helicopter Line's review page, which uses Alpine Guides for their heli-hike tour, so I'm including my review here too: Upon arriving, Duncan was there to greet us. He was awesome and made sure we had all of our gear (boots,...More

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