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Last additions - Doolans/Wye Valley Circuit - 23 Jan 2011
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Route Map150 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.57 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Traversing the scree on the saddle63 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Approaching the saddle below Ben Cruachan75 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Doolans Valley70 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Ben Cruachan60 viewsThe correct pronouncation is Ben Crew-shoneJan 31, 2011
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Determing the best route66 viewsJan 31, 2011
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View to Lake Hayes and Arrowtown66 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Homeward Bound73 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Lake Alta61 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Heading up to the saddle out of the Wye Valley52 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Heading along the ridgeline looking up to Single Cone57 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Final climb of the day out of the Wye Valley53 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Final rest before heading back to the carpark59 viewsJan 31, 2011
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From the ridgeline looking down to the tarn where we had lunch53 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Wye Valley51 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single Cone from Wye Valley49 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Ridgeline separating Wye and Doolans Valleys56 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking back up the Doolans Valley to the saddle where we came down50 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Wye Valley and Wye tarns59 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking down onto the second tarn57 viewsJan 31, 2011
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The smaller of the two tarns.52 viewsJan 31, 2011
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After lunch, time to head up the ridge63 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Beautiful tarn made a great lunch spot.59 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Taking in the views in the Doolans55 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking out towards our lunchspot at the tarns.56 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Looking down the Doolans Valley49 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single & Double Cone from Sugar Bowl64 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Single & Double Cone from Sugar Bowl Ridgeline58 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Big boulders in Sugar Bowl58 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Shadow Basin and Homeward Bound65 viewsJan 31, 2011
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Shadown Basin and the Cones from the Toilet Bowl54 viewsJan 31, 2011
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