Shinrin Yoku ~ Forest Bathing

Shinrin Yoku ~ Forest Bathing

Shinrin-yoku (森林浴) Forest Bathing  In Japanese culture, Shinrin-yoku or forest bathing is practiced for relaxation and well-being.  The Retreat has a Shinrin-yoku track which wanders through the earthy smells of the forest, passing a glacial mullein (mill), a remnant...
Explore the Estate

Explore the Estate

Explore our High Country Estate The Mt Cook Lakeside Retreat Estate covers 66 hectares of undulating and ancient glacial moraine in the heart of the Mackenzie Region. We have 5kms + of gentle walking tracks on the Estate linking our facilities and taking you close to...
Glacier Explorers

Glacier Explorers

Glacier Explorers Explore the Tasman Glacier by boat on this amazing experience with Glacier Explorers. The Tasman Glacier is New Zealand’s longest glacier, an immense and ancient river of ice that ends in the Tasman Terminal Lake. This group tour travels across...