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Last additions - Ben Lomond via South Ridge - 4 Jan 2011
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Ben Lomond Route Map 245 viewsStart at Fernhill and follow a track up to the south ridge. Once on the ridge, it's an easy walk to the summit of Ben Lomond, with the advantage you are unlikely to come across anyone else walking the same route.

From the summit, follow the usual track down to Ben Lomond Saddle and the track back to One Mile.
Jan 06, 2011
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Moke Lake from the summit96 viewsJan 06, 2011
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South ridge from the summit85 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Ben Lomond looking towards Mt Bowen88 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Basking in the sun on Ben Lomond summit102 viewsVisitors from overseas just don't realise how harsh the NZ sun can be. Most of these people would be like cooked lobsters in the evening.Jan 06, 2011
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Looking west to Moke Lake87 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Taking in the views from the summit171 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Final southern approach to Ben Lomond91 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Lord of the Rings Location - was used in a winter scene (not sure which one)102 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Lake Wakatipu and Remarkables90 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Looking towards the western arm of Lake Wakatipu99 viewsJan 06, 2011
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South ridge looking towards Kingston91 viewsJan 06, 2011
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South ridge/Cecil Peak93 viewsJan 06, 2011
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South Ridge with Cecil and Walter Peak in background130 viewsJan 06, 2011
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South Ridge103 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Alan taking a break with Cecil Peak in background.90 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Climbing southern ridge of Ben Lomond112 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Looking towards Walter Peak116 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Looking towards Wilsons Bay99 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Fernhill, Queenstown, Kelvin Heights in view.94 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Remarkables and Jacks Point from the south ridge112 viewsJan 06, 2011
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Looking up Lake Wakatipu from just above the treeline on the south ridge109 viewsJan 06, 2011
   
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