Gillespies Beach (D13)

Gillespies Beach, Fox Glacier, New Zealand.

GPS: -43.408323° 169.828815°

Fox Glacier Gillespies Beach overview

Fox Glacier Gillespies Beach overview

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Zoomed-in look at the Gillespies Beach walking tracks.

Zoomed-in look at the Gillespies Beach walking tracks.

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Signed turn for Gillespies Beach near the Peak Viewpoint.

Signed turn for Gillespies Beach near the Peak Viewpoint.

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Mt Cook and Mt Tasman seen from Fox Glacier's Peak Viewpoint.

Mt Cook and Mt Tasman seen from Fox Glacier’s Peak Viewpoint.

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Fox Glacier seen from the Peak Viewpoint.

Fox Glacier seen from the Peak Viewpoint.

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Peak Viewpoint Mountain Identifier at Fox Glacier.

Peak Viewpoint Mountain Identifier at Fox Glacier.

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Gillespies Beach carpark map.

Gillespies Beach carpark map.

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The carpark/free DoC camping area at Gillespies Beach. Be warned of both crowds of gypsies and ravenous sandflies!

The carpark/free DoC camping area at Gillespies Beach. Be warned of both crowds of gypsies and ravenous sandflies!

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Looking south along Gillespies Beach.

Looking south along Gillespies Beach.

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The gold-mining suction dredge signage at Gillespies Beach.

The gold-mining suction dredge signage at Gillespies Beach.

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The gold-mining suction dredge ruins at Gillespies Beach.

The gold-mining suction dredge ruins at Gillespies Beach.

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Gold-mining bucket dredge lying in ruins at Gillespies Beach.

Gold-mining bucket dredge lying in ruins at Gillespies Beach.

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Bridge over the tannin-stained waters of Gillespies Beach lagoon.

Bridge over the tannin-stained waters of Gillespies Beach lagoon.

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The miner's tunnel just past Gillespies Lagoon.

The miner’s tunnel just past Gillespies Lagoon.

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