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Last additions - 3rd Annual Queens Drive Walk - 5 Feb 2012
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Queens Drive Route Topo Map169 viewsSlightly different route to the previous two circuits in that lunch was had at the tarn that feeds into Wye Falls, a small detour to view the Doolans Valley and the exit via the saddle to the east of Wye Saddle (a much more gentle route).Feb 07, 2012
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Top of Wye Falls104 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Final descent98 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Group shot of happy hikers191 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The track hugs the cliff158 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Dave trying to look relaxed on the rock edge116 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking towards Frankton197 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field106 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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A well earned lunch102 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Yes, Graeme made it the whole way. Photographic Proof!115 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading out to our morning tea lookout122 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Our return saddle to the east of Wye Saddle102 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Finishing the walk in style107 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns looking south west100 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The cloud gave the rocky peaks a mysterious air107 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns and Single/Double Cone106 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mountain Goats134 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The largest of the Wye Tarns and our lunch spot destination107 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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View from our lunch spot99 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Follow the leader164 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Approaching the Wye Valley from the bottom of the boulder field110 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns101 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Enjoying the views at morning tea122 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading down the ridge to the lunch spot83 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Final climb up to the saddle73 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Good open walking terrain70 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The last steep section108 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field88 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Lydia does a Julia Andrews impression79 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading out to our morning tea lookout98 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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heading up to the saddle69 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field89 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Tarn over in the Doolans Valley64 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking back to our lunch spot70 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Queens Drive Track114 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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View back down to the Remarkables Carpark86 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Splash of colour against the grey rocks108 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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1. 2. 3. Pole Vault!76 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Obligatory shot of Lake Alta73 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Enjoying the views at morning tea94 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mid Section115 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mountain Man165 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking back up to the southern face of Double/Single Cone84 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Deer Park Heights and clearing cloud92 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Falls98 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Valley75 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Shadow Basin104 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Checking out the views into the Doolans and beyond56 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Valley from the top of the falls66 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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First view of Queenstown from the top of Shadow Basin84 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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First section of Queens Drive is one of the steepest133 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading up Shadow Basin99 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading up Shadow Basin89 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Top of Shadow Basin at the start of Queens Drive116 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Queens Drive Route Satellite Map84 viewsFeb 07, 2012
 
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