Franz Josef Glacier

Franz Josef Glacier

Alex Knobb Track at Franz Josef Glacier I had two choices when I got to Franz Josef. Pay for a guided tour onto the glacier to walk on the snow, or take a free hike up Alex Knobb and have best viewpoint of the glacier from right in front of it. The decision was not a...
Queenstown hill

Queenstown hill

The only hike I managed to do while living in Queenstown was called Queenstown hill. The trail head was located not far from my house on Panorama Terrace so it was easy to walk to. The actual hike was short but steep with few opportunities to break along the way. It...