Captain
Dale Burrows

Member since February 2017 Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand
Background
Dale has been guiding for many years and since returning to New Zealand from his travels has started his own company which he runs with his wife Bronwyn. They are well versed in different guiding techniques and will happily share their knowledge of the region’s history, ecology, and glaciation.

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Franz Josef Glacier, New Zealand
Background
Dale has been guiding for many years and since returning to New Zealand from his travels has started his own company which he runs with his wife Bronwyn. They are well versed in different guiding techniques and will happily share their knowledge of the region’s history, ecology, and glaciation.
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Franz Josef Wilderness Tours

4.9 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (5)
Franz Josef Glacier
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4.9
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Good experience
80%
Friendly captain
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Appropriate for children
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Satisfied with the boat
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Catch intended fish
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Mike B.
Nelson, Nelson
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A great morning on the water with Captain Dale

3 Hour Trip (AM) on March 30, 2017
What a great way to start the day. My partner and I signed up, along with another man and his 7 year old son. My partner wasn’t...
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Leonie C.
Brisbane, Queensland
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Honeymoon Adventure - Half Day Trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip (PM) on April 19, 2019
Relaxing afternoon spent cruising the lake, trolling, spinning and casting. We only landed two salmon so not everyone caught...
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Zak W.
Auckland, Auckland
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Bloody 'andsom day on a boat

3 Hour Trip (AM) on March 26, 2017
When booking the tour it was rainy and I had my doughts that this was going to be terrible but when we got to the lake the...
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Anita S.
Auckland, Auckland
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Hour trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip (AM) on October 27, 2018
Great morning out with the boat all to ourselves with the Captain. Caught a couple salmon, nice weather, saw a white heron,...
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Elisabeth Ashely Chambers Siddons
Auckland, Auckland
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December fishing trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip (AM) on December 28, 2017
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