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Glenorchy Lagoon

Paradise Road Glenorchy, New Zealand, Fiordland, April 2018

Paradise Road Glenorchy, New Zealand, Fiordland, April 2018

Paradise Road Glenorchy, New Zealand, Fiordland, April 2018   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 ▶︎
McIntyre Hut

McIntyre Hut

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

McIntyre hut

McIntyre hut. taken Sept 2015   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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
Heather Jock Hut

Heather Jock Hut

A spectacular location above Glenorchy where the old time Sheelite miners used to toil away. Reached via a track from ...   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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
Whakaari Conservation Area

Whakaari Conservation Area

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

Buckler Burn Forks Hut (Delapidated)

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

Glenorchy

Glenorchy from the head of Gorge Creek   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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎

Wallers Hut

Historic corrugated iron and beech pole miners' hut in the Whakaari Conservation Area. The hut was built on Wallers Creek ...   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 ▶︎

Kelly's Hut

New circular hut at point 1912 northwest of Mount Larkins.   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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎

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 ▶︎
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 ▶︎
Dart Valley

Dart Valley