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Last additions - Moonlight/Ben Lomond Saddle - 1 Feb 2009
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Route Map234 viewsStarted the walk from Arthurs Point at the entrance to the Moonlight Track. This follows the trail up the Shotover River and Moonlight Creek, before heading uphill just before Seffertown. It's then a gentle but steady climb to Ben Lomond Saddle (1316m), with the option of either climbing Ben Lomond or Bowen Peak. Then it's all downhill to Queenstown. Total ascent is just over 1000m and total descent is about 1200m. Feb 02, 2009
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Ben Lomond from the Queenstown side97 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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The descent77 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Cecil Peak from the saddle87 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Sign just below the saddle144 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Queenstown & Remarkables from the saddle88 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking down McConnochie Creek76 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Lake Wakatipu View from Ben Lomond Saddle90 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Western ridgeline of Ben Lomond80 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Getting close to the saddle80 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Ben Lomond150 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Approaching the saddle76 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking North West from near the saddle76 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking to Ben Lomond about half way up to the saddle83 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking up Moonlight Creek80 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Junction of Moonlight Creek and Shotover River102 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Seffertown134 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Moonlight Track87 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Heading up to Ben Lomond Saddle129 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking up Moonlight Creek with Moonlight Lodge in the distance101 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Looking up the Shotover River86 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Moonlight Track94 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Moonlight Track106 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Start of the walk113 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Posing on the rock ledge117 viewsFeb 02, 2009
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Start of the Moonlight Track78 viewsFeb 02, 2009
   
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