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Address: Alpine Guides | Terrace Road, Mt. Cook Village, Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu) 7946, New Zealand
Phone Number: 64-3-4351834
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Ski The Tasman is an air-accessed adventure on to New Zealand’s longest...

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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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 experience and it was awesome. We did 2 runs down the glacier and had lunch near the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2012
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Grenoble, France
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Grenoble, France
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5 of 5 stars 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 ice caves were superb. Definitely bring your camera with you as there's plenty to photograph.... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

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

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