Fergs Kayaks
20 Cron St
Franz Josef
Wayne Steedman
+64 3 752 0230
(0800) 423 262

Based in the resort town of Franz Josef Glacier, we are dedicated to providing the complete National Park experience for visitors to our region. The village is the service and accommodation centre for the Te Waihi Pounamu World Heritage Park, which is a series of largely unmodified and unique eco-systems from the highest points of New Zealand to the pounding surf of the Tasman Sea.


Kayak Tours. Take a guided tour or rent your own kayaks for use on Lake Mapourika (flower of the dawn) in the coastal section of the Franz Josef glacier valley. Join us and share the beautiful experience of gliding on mirror-like water in a jungle setting with outstanding alpine views...

The Stiff Nipple Triple. For the total quality full-day journey in this unique national park, choose the S.N.T. -  A helicopter, hike and paddle tour combo to take your breath away. A fun geological journey from the highest mountains of New Zealand to a luxurious rainforest by the sea, including dinner and free photos...