• Locals Tips for the Wild West Coast

Locals Tips for the Wild West Coast

Locals Tips for the Wild West Coast

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Locals Tips for the Wild West Coast

We asked our crew from office to road to give us some of their top tips for anyone travelling on the Wild West Coast

Meet a West Coast Local

Talk to a local

Make time to chat to a local, known as 'coasters' they enjoy telling a good yarn

- Neil: US Sales

Heli landing on Fox Glacier

Hel-hike on Fox Glacier

Treat yourself to a heli hike on Fox Glacier and you won’t be disappointed.  Whilst it costs a bit more the opportunity to hike on pristine ice and the helicopter ride in make this a genuine once in a lifetime experience.

Dennis - Humpty Dumpty Owner of the Company

Stars above campsite West Coast

Free Glow worm caves

Ask your guides about the glow worm caverns and wave rock at Pancake Rocks. These amazing natural phenomena are a short walk from the campsite and best of all they are free!

Amy - guide and operations

Bonfire and Sunset at Okarito

Stunning West Coast Sunsets

Take the time on the West Coast of the South Island to grab some stunning sunset photos as the sun sets on the horizon - it's hard to beat a sunset over the water

Magan - Tour Assistant