Tasman Glacier
Image: Shellie Evans | ©



View New Zealand's longest glacier, the mighty Haupapa/Tasman Glacier on one of our best short walks.
  • The 23 km Tasman glacier is the longest in New Zealand.
  • The rifleman, New Zealand’s smallest bird.



  • Fitness required: Low to moderate
  • Gradient: Gradual incline with steps

2.6 km return via same track

Walking and tramping

1 hr return Easy: Walking track

Dog access

No dogs


Aoraki / Mt Cook National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 435 1186
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   mtcookvc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   1 Larch Grove
Aoraki/Mt Cook
Postal Address:   PO Box 5
Aoraki/Mt Cook 7946
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