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Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley

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Tasman Lake with icebergs

Tasman Lake with icebergs

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Icebergs up close

Icebergs up close

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Fancy a dip?

Fancy a dip?

Judith Bishop

Time: 1 hr

This track is an hour or so stroll to a viewpoint of the Tasman Glacier terminal lake.
The lake freezes over in the winter, and in the summer you can see icebergs floating in the water. A worthy wee jaunt off the Tasman Glacier View track.

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Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Karen Garvin

Canada

Ranking: 6/10

Beautiful surroundings but the destination was a bit of a let-down as the glacier has receded so much and no icebergs...

Beautiful surroundings but the destination was a bit of a let-down as the glacier has receded so much and no icebergs - likely due to time of year.

Reviewed 8 months ago and experienced in March 2014

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Lena Wacker

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Nice walk, 3 hours return, but really touristic. We saw a bit of the glacier (300 metres), was good for not so traine...

Nice walk, 3 hours return, but really touristic. We saw a bit of the glacier (300 metres), was good for not so trained person.

Reviewed 8 months ago and experienced in February 2014

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Alexander Zimmer

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

3 hours, great walk with baby on the back, impressive scenery.

3 hours, great walk with baby on the back, impressive scenery.

Reviewed 11 months ago

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Rena and Kirsten

Germany

Ranking: 9/10

Really nice view of the lake. Really impressive to see the huge icecrushers.

Really nice view of the lake. Really impressive to see the huge icecrushers.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Krataihai

New Zealand

Ranking: 9/10

The icebergs were very small on April but The scenery was stunning. Be careful when you drive !!

The icebergs were very small on April but The scenery was stunning. Be careful when you drive !!

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in April 2012

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Laura vanGool

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful view from the Summit. Only observation - although a 20 minute short walk, very steep climb and so unsuitabl...

Beautiful view from the Summit. Only observation - although a 20 minute short walk, very steep climb and so unsuitable for elderly.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in March 2012

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Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Jaroslav Gajdos

Czech Republic

Ranking: 10/10

Glacier, lake, river, nice walk.

Glacier, lake, river, nice walk.

Reviewed over 2 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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David & Sue Lokkerbol

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Awesome views, you do not have to stay there.

Awesome views, you do not have to stay there.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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Andre Jean

France

Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful walking track, iceberg on lake.

Beautiful walking track, iceberg on lake.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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Judith Fowler

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

Short or long walk. Lakes and spectacular views of the mountains.

Short or long walk. Lakes and spectacular views of the mountains.

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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GenH

Netherlands

Ranking: 7/10

the glacier is not that beatifull, but the scenery and the floathing ice in the lake are special. If you have plenty ...

the glacier is not that beatifull, but the scenery and the floathing ice in the lake are special. If you have plenty of time, than go here. If you have little time, than think twice about this glacier walk and make sure you don't miss the more beatifull glaciers on the west side of the island (fox or Franz Jozef).

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in May 2011

Tasman Glacier Lake walk - Tasman Valley
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Caroline & Jochen

Germany

Ranking: 10/10

Impressive scenic landscape.

Impressive scenic landscape.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago and experienced in February 2011

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Daryl

United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Short easy walk up to Tasman Glacier. Not the most stunning glacier by a long way!

Short easy walk up to Tasman Glacier. Not the most stunning glacier by a long way!

Reviewed almost 4 years ago