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Paradise Road Glenorchy, New Zealand, Fiordland, April 2018

Glenorchy Lagoon

Stroll along boardwalks through this lagoon occupying an old bend of the Rees River. The lagoon is dominated by willows, ...   More ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

A gentle climb through a mining area to a small hut with panoramic mountain views.   More ▶︎
Sleepy Hollow Pass route (Caples to Dart)

Sleepy Hollow Pass route (Caples to Dart)

The Sleepy Hollow pass route from the mid-Caples to the Dart Valley. This can be combined with either a walk ...   More ▶︎
Glenorchy

Glenorchy

Glenorchy from the head of Gorge Creek   More ▶︎
Jean Hut

Jean Hut

Historic miners' hut clad in flattened iron drums. It features a series of rocks suspended from the roof to hold ...   More ▶︎
Jean hut

Jean hut

Jean hut. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Jean hut roof

Jean hut roof

Jean hut roof detail. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow

From near Bold Peak. Inspired by madpom, I went the opposite direction via Glacier Burn to Kay Creek   More ▶︎
Rees Valley from near Bold Peak

Rees Valley from near Bold Peak

En route to Sleepy Hollow   More ▶︎
McIntyre Hut

McIntyre Hut

Corrugated iron miners' hut dating from the 1960s.   More ▶︎
McIntyre hut

McIntyre hut

McIntyre hut. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Goat kid

Goat kid

Near Jean Hut, Mount Alaska. This young goat was dozing comfortably in the sun, and quite confused about whether or ...   More ▶︎
Glacier burn - ascent to sleepy hollow pass

Glacier burn - ascent to sleepy hollow pass

From Glacier Burn to Sleepy Hollow pass: route leaves the Glacier Burn track and climbs this scree gully on the ...   More ▶︎
Descent to Glacier Burn

Descent to Glacier Burn

The final descent to Glacier Burn from pt1731, on the route from the Caples valley via Sleepy Hollow.   More ▶︎
Boozer Hut

Boozer Hut

An historic hut named for a notorious 1930s scheelite miner. The hut is clad in flattened steel drums, and contains ...   More ▶︎
Boozer hut

Boozer hut

Boozer hut. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Bonnie Jean hut interior

Bonnie Jean hut interior

Bonnie Jean hut interior. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Bonnie Jean hut

Bonnie Jean hut

Bonnie Jean hut. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
Bonnie Jean Hut

Bonnie Jean Hut

Built in 1943, this hut near Bonnie Jean Mine is preserved as an on-site museum. It features an old tractor ...   More ▶︎
Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow

situated on the ridge between Glenorchy and Caples Valley   More ▶︎
Gorge Creek / Dart Valley

Gorge Creek / Dart Valley

Gorge Creek and the Dart Valley, from the Sleepy Hollow pass between the Caples and Dart valleys.   More ▶︎
Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow from the top of the pass into the Dart.   More ▶︎
Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow

Sleepy Hollow above the mid Caples Valley. The pass to Gorge Creek / Glacier Burn and the Dart Valley is ...   More ▶︎
Toilet at Heather Jock Hut

Toilet at Heather Jock Hut

This long drop toilet forms part of a scenic view from Heather Jock Hut. The axle and remains of a solid ...   More ▶︎
Haast to The Divide

Haast to The Divide

Andrew Barker's traverse 2009. From Pleasant Flat in the Haast to The Divide via Mt Aspiring National Park.   More ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

A small miner's hut high on Mount Alaska, near Glenorchy. This little-used hut combines easy access with spectacular panoramic views ...   More ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

The view through the hut door.   More ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

Wrestling with the sticky door, August 2008.   More ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

August evening with Mount McIntosh in the background.   More ▶︎
Dusk, near Heather Jock Hut

Dusk, near Heather Jock Hut

Looking northwest, toward the Cosmos Peaks and Mount Earnslaw.   More ▶︎
Morning view from Heather Jock Hut.

Morning view from Heather Jock Hut.

From left: Tooth Peak 2061m near the Greenstone River mounth, Mount Judah 1416m (foreground), Bold Peak 2118m and Mount Bonpland ...   More ▶︎
McIntosh hut

McIntosh hut

McIntosh hut. Mt Earnslaw in background. taken Sept 2015   More ▶︎
McIntosh Hut (Mac's Hut)

McIntosh Hut (Mac's Hut)

Scheelite miners' hut high on Mount McIntosh, dated around 1915.   More ▶︎

Buckler Burn Forks Hut (Delapidated)

This old miners' hut is located at the confluence of Wallers Creek with the Buckler Burn.   More ▶︎
Whakaari Conservation Area

Whakaari Conservation Area

Mountains east of Glenorchy, dotted with scheelite miners' huts and relics.   More ▶︎
Greenstone / Caples Tracks

Greenstone / Caples Tracks

The Greenstone and Caples Tracks are often linked together to form a circuit from the shores of Lake Wakatipu. Long ...   More ▶︎
Mid Caples Valley

Mid Caples Valley

Mid Caples Valley from pt1168, just above the bushedge the way to Sleepy Hollow. Mid Caples Hut is just visible ...   More ▶︎
Caples Valley Fallow Deer

Caples Valley Fallow Deer

Spooked a mob of 30+ deer back in 06/07.   More ▶︎
Caples Track

Caples Track

A quiet track climbing alongside the Caples River through forest and grassy flats and over a sub-alpine saddle.   More ▶︎

Wallers Hut

Historic corrugated iron and beech pole miners' hut in the Whakaari Conservation Area. The hut was built on Wallers Creek ...   More ▶︎
waterfall[lake face creek]track

waterfall[lake face creek]track

a day walk from the waterfall on the glenorchy-queenstown road. this track takes you the base of the waterfall.   More ▶︎
Rees Vally

Rees Vally

This is a picture taken on the rees/dart track and is on day 2 of our tramp in between shelter ...   More ▶︎

Pigeon Island

A loop track on an island in Lake Wakatipu.   More ▶︎
Smithy's hut

Smithy's hut

Old ten-bunker with a tin roof, located on Pigeon Island in Lake Wakatipu.   More ▶︎
Mid Caples Valley

Mid Caples Valley

Mid Caples Valley from the hut   More ▶︎
Mid Caples Hut

Mid Caples Hut

Mid Caples Hut   More ▶︎
Mid Caples Hut

Mid Caples Hut

A new $535000 hut opened February 2014, to replace the smaller hut on the site. The hut provides pleasant views over ...   More ▶︎

Kelly's Hut

New circular hut at point 1912 northwest of Mount Larkins.   More ▶︎
Scott Saddle route (Dart to Caples)

Scott Saddle route (Dart to Caples)

This route crosses the easiest pass from the Dart to Caples Valleys, via Scott Creek, Scott Saddle and Kay Creek ...   More ▶︎
steele creek track

steele creek track

Rugged route following steele creek. This track connets the Greenstone and caples valley bypassing the popular Mckellar hut but this ...   More ▶︎

Picnic area at Greenstone Station Road Car Park

Picnic tables, barbecues.   More ▶︎
lake rere track

lake rere track

simple half day track aroundlake rere. this is a easy track but no wheel chair access. the lake is cool ...   More ▶︎
Dart Valley

Dart Valley

Key Summit

Key Summit

Key Summit from the Humboldts, looking towards the Earl Mountains. Kay Creek in the foreground   More ▶︎
Key Summit

Key Summit

Key Summit from the Humboldts, looking towards the Earl Mountains. Kay Creek in the foreground   More ▶︎