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Queens Drive Route181 viewsStarting from Remarkables carpark, head up Shadow Basin. From the top , head up the track that goes up to the lookout point, and take the left branch This takes you up and over onto the western face of the Remarkables.
From here, there is a goat track that mostly hugs the cliffs until it opens out on a large open rockfall under Single Cone. From here, there is a worthwhile side trip up to a small peak with a large rectangular tor. Then loop back via Wye tarns and over Wye Saddle and back to the carpark.
Feb 20, 2011
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Rock fall at the end of Queens Drive140 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Perfect spot for a snack117 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley134 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Looking back up to Queens Drive (yes there is a track there somewhere)139 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Western arm of Lake Wakatipu95 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Southern Arm of Lake Wakatipu94 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Enjoying the view113 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Queens Drive161 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Gently does it158 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Misty shadows of the peaks108 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Looking down to Jacks Point141 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Side peak with great shelter behind the tor146 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Queens Drive Highway156 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Taking a rest half way along Queens Drive164 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Typical section of Queens Drive123 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Lake Wakatipu103 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Last rest stop overlooking Lake Alta102 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Yes, it definitely looks like a rock143 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Taking in the views in the Wye Valley83 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Last boulder field to negiotiate92 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley88 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley87 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Heading up to Wye Saddle101 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Lunch spot near the Wye Tarns92 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley86 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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The labyrinth96 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Landscape to get geologists excited99 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Shadown Basin Chairlift85 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Rock fall under Single Cone97 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Shadow Basin Tarn84 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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First view of Queenstown & Lake Wakatipu from the start of Queens Drive92 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Start of the Queens Drive Track105 viewsFeb 20, 2011
     
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