Twelve Mile Delta / Ithilien Camp

Film location from Lord of the Rings, in the vicinity of the Twelve Mile Delta Campground.  Park at the northwest end of the campground and follow a short distance on the path to Bob’s Cove. […]

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Arrowtown Chinese Settlement

One golden village, two tales. The picturesque preservation of two very different goldrush communities – Chinese and European – in a town that still thrives. […]

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Ben Lomond: 3~4++ Hours

The Ben Lomond Track is a demanding climb and a full day’s hike with an 1,438 m elevation gain. On clear days trampers are rewarded at the summit with spectacular panoramic views. 3-4 hr to Ben Lomond Saddle, 6-8 hr to Ben Lomond Summit […]

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Routeburn Daywalk (Glenorchy end)

The Routeburn is one of New Zealand’s most stunning multiday hikes. But you can make an excellent day walk here, going to Routeburn Flats Hut and back in 4-6 hours. Trail head is about 30 mins past Glenorchy, total around 1.5 hours drive from Queenstown. […]

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Glenorchy Walkway

1-2 hour loop walk; 40 mins drive from Queenstown. Drive to Glenorchy and follow this easy walkway through the wetlands, passing lakeside willows and viewing stunning mountain scenery above. […]

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