Outdoor Activities


Home Login
Album list Last uploads Last comments Most viewed Top rated My Favorites Search
Home > Wakatipu Region > Moonlight/Ben Lomond Saddle - 1 Feb 2009

Last additions - Moonlight/Ben Lomond Saddle - 1 Feb 2009
lomond-20090201-map.jpg
Route Map227 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
IMG_6679_1.JPG
Ben Lomond from the Queenstown side93 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6675_1.JPG
The descent73 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6662_1.JPG
Cecil Peak from the saddle81 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6664_1.JPG
Sign just below the saddle137 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6661_1.JPG
Queenstown & Remarkables from the saddle84 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6654_1.JPG
Looking down McConnochie Creek72 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6657_1.JPG
Lake Wakatipu View from Ben Lomond Saddle86 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6642_1.JPG
Western ridgeline of Ben Lomond75 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6643_1.JPG
Getting close to the saddle76 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6638_1.JPG
Ben Lomond140 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6631_1.JPG
Approaching the saddle72 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6626_1.JPG
Looking North West from near the saddle70 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6628_1.JPG
Looking to Ben Lomond about half way up to the saddle79 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6625_1.JPG
Looking up Moonlight Creek76 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6616_1.JPG
Junction of Moonlight Creek and Shotover River98 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6619_1.JPG
Seffertown127 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6613_1.JPG
Moonlight Track82 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6621_1.JPG
Heading up to Ben Lomond Saddle121 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6622_1.JPG
Looking up Moonlight Creek with Moonlight Lodge in the distance97 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6612_1.JPG
Looking up the Shotover River82 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6596_1.JPG
Moonlight Track90 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6609_1.JPG
Moonlight Track102 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6593_1_1.JPG
Start of the walk110 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6607_1.JPG
Posing on the rock ledge113 viewsFeb 02, 2009
IMG_6608_1.JPG
Start of the Moonlight Track74 viewsFeb 02, 2009
   
26 files on 1 page(s)