Fox Glacier

Fox Glacier village is in "Glacier Country" on the of South Island. Tucked discreetly into the rainforest-clad foothills of the Southern Alps, it has a stunning outlook across surrounding farms and offers breathtaking views of New Zealand’s two highest peaks, Aoraki/Mt Cook and Mt Tasman.
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is a village on the of the of New Zealand. Photo: Mike Dickison, CC BY 4.0.

Fox Glacier

Latitude
-43.5° or 43° 30' south
Longitude
170.0833° or 170° 5' east
Open Location Code
4V8GG32M+28
Elevation
710 metres (2329 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2190959

Also Known As

  • Aragonese: Chelera Fox
  • Belarusian: Ледавік Фокса
  • Cebuano: Fox Glacier
  • Danish: Fox Glacier
  • Dutch: Fox glacier
  • Dutch: Fox gletsjer
  • Dutch: Foxgletsjer
  • English: Fox Glacier / Te Moeka o Tuawe
  • Estonian: Foxi liustik
  • French: Glacier Fox
  • French: Te Moeka o Tuawe
  • French: glacier Fox
  • German: Fox-Gletscher
  • German: Fox Glacier
  • German: Te Moeka o Tuawe
  • Japanese: フォックス氷河
  • Korean: 폭스 빙하
  • Malay: Fox Glacier
  • Maori: Te Moeka o Tuawe
  • Persian: یخچال طبیعی فاکس
  • Polish: Fox Glacier
  • Portuguese: Geleira Fox
  • Portuguese: Glaciar Fox
  • Portuguese: Te Moeka o Tuawe
  • Romanian: Gheţarul fox
  • Romanian: Ghețarul Fox
  • Russian: Ледник Фокса
  • Welsh: Rhewlif Fox

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