3 adventures

Alex Knob Track

Alex Knob Track

Mount Cook
15.2 km1,100 m1,100 m
This track is quite challenging, but affords views of glaciers, mountains and seascapes. Amazing! Drive or walk south from the Franz Josef Waiau township across the Waiho River Bridge and turn left onto the Glacier Access Road for 2 km where the Alex Knob track begins, signposted on the right side of the road. there are a few car parking spaces where, if you have driven, you can park your car. Please note that if you walk from the town you will be adding about 4.5km to the day's walking.
Moderate
Private
Robert's Point Track

Robert's Point Track

Mount Cook
9.2 km577 m577 m
A 9km return walk which encompasses all the fantastic views of the region. This track has the same start point as Alex Knob. Drive or walk south from the Franz Josef Waiau township across the Waiho River Bridge and turn left onto the Glacier Access Road for 2 km where the Alex Knob track begins, signposted on the right side of the road. there are a few car parking spaces where, if you have driven, you can park your car. This track is begins on the opposite side of the road slightly further on. Please note that if you walk from the town you will be adding about 4.5km to the day's walking.
Moderate
Private
Roberts Point Track

Roberts Point Track

Mount Cook
10.5 km591 m589 m
The challenging Roberts Point Track leads to one of the most popular vantage points on the Franz-Josef Glacier. Most of the trail is shaded by beautiful Rata and Kamahi forests. After a good 3.5 hours, the hard-working hiker is rewarded with a unique view of the glacier's ridge.
Severe
Private