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Glacier walk

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Glacier walk

My family intends to do a half day glacier walk in december. My youngest daughter is only 9 yr old and only 1.25m tall. Although the minimum age listed on the website says 8 yrs old, after looking at some photos, i was a little apprehensive. Some parts look pretty tricky. Anyone has previous experience doing the trip? Need some advice on this. Tks.

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I have been for a half day hike with a school group of the age 9 year olds. Mopst managed the hike with little difficulty, some returned after doing about half of the walk and returned with a duide back to the terminal face.

every day on the ice is different that is why the proffessional guides are so important to take their advice


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is it ok to go end dec?

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Physical fitness and confidence is more important than merely age or height. Can she walk for 2-3 hours without complaining? It should not be thought of as a scary activity, but a fun challenge.

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