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Last additions - 3rd Annual Queens Drive Walk - 5 Feb 2012
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Queens Drive Route Topo Map154 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 Falls92 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Final descent87 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Group shot of happy hikers176 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The track hugs the cliff143 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Dave trying to look relaxed on the rock edge105 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking towards Frankton178 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field94 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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A well earned lunch91 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Yes, Graeme made it the whole way. Photographic Proof!103 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading out to our morning tea lookout111 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Our return saddle to the east of Wye Saddle91 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Finishing the walk in style95 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns looking south west89 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The cloud gave the rocky peaks a mysterious air96 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns and Single/Double Cone94 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mountain Goats119 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The largest of the Wye Tarns and our lunch spot destination96 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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View from our lunch spot88 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Follow the leader149 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Approaching the Wye Valley from the bottom of the boulder field99 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Tarns90 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Enjoying the views at morning tea111 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading down the ridge to the lunch spot76 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Final climb up to the saddle66 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Good open walking terrain63 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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The last steep section101 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field81 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Lydia does a Julia Andrews impression72 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading out to our morning tea lookout91 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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heading up to the saddle62 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Decending through the boulder field82 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Tarn over in the Doolans Valley57 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking back to our lunch spot61 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Queens Drive Track107 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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View back down to the Remarkables Carpark79 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Splash of colour against the grey rocks101 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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1. 2. 3. Pole Vault!69 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Obligatory shot of Lake Alta66 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Enjoying the views at morning tea87 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mid Section106 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Mountain Man150 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Looking back up to the southern face of Double/Single Cone77 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Deer Park Heights and clearing cloud85 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Falls91 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Valley68 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Shadow Basin95 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Checking out the views into the Doolans and beyond49 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Wye Valley from the top of the falls59 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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First view of Queenstown from the top of Shadow Basin75 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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First section of Queens Drive is one of the steepest122 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading up Shadow Basin92 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Heading up Shadow Basin82 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Top of Shadow Basin at the start of Queens Drive109 viewsFeb 07, 2012
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Queens Drive Route Satellite Map77 viewsFeb 07, 2012
 
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