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Queens Drive Route176 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 Drive136 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Perfect spot for a snack114 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley130 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Looking back up to Queens Drive (yes there is a track there somewhere)135 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Western arm of Lake Wakatipu92 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Southern Arm of Lake Wakatipu91 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Enjoying the view110 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Queens Drive157 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Gently does it154 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Misty shadows of the peaks105 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Looking down to Jacks Point137 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Side peak with great shelter behind the tor141 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Queens Drive Highway150 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Taking a rest half way along Queens Drive159 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Typical section of Queens Drive120 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Lake Wakatipu100 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Last rest stop overlooking Lake Alta97 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Yes, it definitely looks like a rock139 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Taking in the views in the Wye Valley80 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Last boulder field to negiotiate89 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley85 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley84 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Heading up to Wye Saddle98 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Lunch spot near the Wye Tarns89 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Wye Valley83 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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The labyrinth93 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Landscape to get geologists excited96 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Shadown Basin Chairlift82 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Rock fall under Single Cone94 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Shadow Basin Tarn81 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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First view of Queenstown & Lake Wakatipu from the start of Queens Drive89 viewsFeb 20, 2011
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Start of the Queens Drive Track102 viewsFeb 20, 2011
     
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