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Ski The Tasman

Alpine Guides | Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
+64 3-435 1834
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One of the world's greatest treasures

Clear blue skies the best conditions of the decade and 300mm of fresh powder lead to an wonderful... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2017
Peter M
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Newcastle, Australia
Fantastic Guide, Awe inspiring scenery

We skiied the Tasman Glacier and had an amazing day. It was more a ski tour than a heli-skiing... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2012
cdg04
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Grenoble, France
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Ski The Tasman is an air-accessed adventure on to New Zealand’s longest glacier. Every fine winter day (July - September) Alpine Guides take small groups of skiers on this unique mountain journey. Operating only in Mount Cook National Park - there is nowhere else on Earth you can come on a daily ski plane-accessed ski day.If making turns amongst New Zealand's highest peaks isn’t enough, exploring incredible ice caves, seracs, and canyons makes Ski The Tasman truly unforgettable.
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Aug 20, 2017
“One of the world's greatest treasures”
Aug 15, 2012
“Fantastic Guide, Awe inspiring scenery”
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Alpine Guides | Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

Clear blue skies the best conditions of the decade and 300mm of fresh powder lead to an wonderful day in an unspoilt environment.Our two guides Sean and Lewis were absolute gems who ensured our small group had an amazing and absolute safe experience. The total...More

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Arthur M, General Manager at Ski The Tasman, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2017

Hi Peter Thank you for your review. It's gratifying that after a number of attempts, thwarted by weather, we could finally get you out! Thanks for persisting. All the best...

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Reviewed August 15, 2012

We skiied the Tasman Glacier and had an amazing day. It was more a ski tour than a heli-skiing experience and it was awesome. We did 2 runs down the glacier and had lunch near the ice caves / crevasses. Lunch was great and the...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2012

Amazing area, great flights in, around and out. Knowledgeable guide. Great lunch too! Make sure the weather is good however and you bring plenty of warm clothing as It's quite chilly!

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Reviewed January 22, 2012

very special - amazing views and silence - you're right up there in the mountains

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Leah W
September 17, 2017|
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Response from Arthur M | Property representative |
Hi Leah - intermediate. You need to be able to tackle 'blue' runs at a ski area - at least be able to make a strong wedge turn. We take a relaxed pace, so there's no rush. The natural snow conditions are a challenge for... More
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