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Last additions - Doolans/Wye Valley Circuit - 23 Jan 2011
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Route Map156 viewsStarting from Remarkables carpark, head up Sugar Bowl then up to the top of the Toilet Bowl.
Follow the northern face around to the saddle below Ben Cruachan. Then head down the Doolans River to a set of two tarns.
Then over the ridge into the Wye valley and return via Wye saddle, or the next saddle to the east and back to the carpark.
Jan 31, 2011
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View from the saddle to Lake Hayes, Arrowtown and beyond.60 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Traversing the scree on the saddle66 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Approaching the saddle below Ben Cruachan78 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Doolans Valley73 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Ben Cruachan64 viewsThe correct pronouncation is Ben Crew-shoneJan 31, 2011
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Determing the best route69 viewsJan 31, 2011
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View to Lake Hayes and Arrowtown69 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Homeward Bound76 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Lake Alta64 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Heading up to the saddle out of the Wye Valley55 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Heading along the ridgeline looking up to Single Cone60 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Final climb of the day out of the Wye Valley56 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Final rest before heading back to the carpark62 viewsJan 31, 2011
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From the ridgeline looking down to the tarn where we had lunch56 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Wye Valley54 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single Cone from Wye Valley52 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Ridgeline separating Wye and Doolans Valleys60 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking back up the Doolans Valley to the saddle where we came down53 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Wye Valley and Wye tarns62 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking down onto the second tarn60 viewsJan 31, 2011
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The smaller of the two tarns.55 viewsJan 31, 2011
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After lunch, time to head up the ridge66 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Beautiful tarn made a great lunch spot.62 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Taking in the views in the Doolans58 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking out towards our lunchspot at the tarns.60 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking down the Doolans Valley52 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single & Double Cone from Sugar Bowl67 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single & Double Cone from Sugar Bowl Ridgeline61 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Big boulders in Sugar Bowl62 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Shadow Basin and Homeward Bound68 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Shadown Basin and the Cones from the Toilet Bowl57 viewsJan 31, 2011
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