Travel Blogs from Kinloch, New Zealand

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A 144 Hour tour - Greenstone And Kepler, The Divide - Kinloch - Glenorchy, New Zealand travel blog

A 144 Hour tour - Greenstone And Kepler

A travel blog entry by anatkramer

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... in England and the other from Maine in the United States) and an older Kiwi couple (not the birds , just people who live in New Zealand ... Funny mental image though ... he he). It's nice to have a mixture of people from different places because you just ...

Lord of the Rings, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Lord of the Rings

A travel blog entry by hils

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... about 3 houses). Right on the edge of Lake Wakitipu it was probably the closest to paradise that I've found yet in New Zealand. I stayed in Kinloch Lodge which has been on the site for over 100 years. I had fantastic views out over the lake and to the ...

Kinloch Christmas, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Kinloch Christmas

A travel blog entry by dinosaurhead

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Christmas in New Zealand is far less commercial than it is in the UK, street aren't decorated and most house only have a tree, no lights or wreaths. It felt very strange being in Nelson and seeing the Christmas shoppers hurrying around; I felt like I had ...

Another two weeks in Kinloch, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Another two weeks in Kinloch

A travel blog entry by warrenswanders

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... hills, I'm not sure I had any speed advantage. The second challenge was to jump in the lake after the hot bike ride. A bit of a Kinloch tradition is to jump off the wharf. Bearing in mind the snow only a week previously, I had in my mind very cold ...

Leap of Faith!, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Leap of Faith!

A travel blog entry by dinosaurhead

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So when the photograph arrived to take some new paublicity shots for the lodge it was deemed a good idea to have a piccie of the staff jumping off the wharf .... to show what a great time you have, or something crazy like that! Not being able to think of ...

They're taking the Hobbits to Isengard, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

They're taking the Hobbits to Isengard

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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Giving up on Mt Cook, we headed towards Lake Wanaka. Everywhere we went, there were Lord of the Rings filming sites listed on our map.  We went past the lake and up these small roads along bays winding towards Mt. Aspiring. No filming sites were ...

The last day, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

The last day

A travel blog entry by yam_cina

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Christmas and New Year, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Christmas and New Year

A travel blog entry by warrenswanders

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... With a country and western backing group!!! Quite bizarre and uniquely Timaru I would think! Anyway, finally made it back to Kinloch and both Alfie and I breathed a sigh of relief. Glorious weather - thank goodness - as it had snowed over ...

Last day on the trail, Kinloch Lodge, New Zealand travel blog

Last day on the trail

A travel blog entry by stoutadventures

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We made it off the trail today. It was a butt kicking trail, 35 miles over 5 days with lots of elevation changes. We left Upper Caples hut after camping in a field filled with sand flies. We woke this morning at 6am, and wer on the trail by 7. We ...

Tramping Continued, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Tramping Continued

A travel blog entry by stoutadventures

Today was our second day of tramping on the Routburn trail. I personally have had my fill of the inclines but today wasn't as bad as yesterday. After many hours of hiking we finally arrived at our campsite which had astr5oturf, a toilet, AND running ...

Kinloch - 12km from Paradise and twice as lovely!, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Kinloch - 12km from Paradise and twice as lovely!

A travel blog entry by dinosaurhead

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... in the restaurant typing this! Kinloch Lodge has been accommodation of some form or another since 1868 (the Middle Ages in New Zealand!) and sits on the side of Lake Wakatipu about an hour from Queenstown. If anyone's interested the website is ...

How am writing in the middle of the track?!, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

How am writing in the middle of the track?!

A travel blog entry by liorusii

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Well, how many times did you get a mail from a person in the middle of the track? It can only happen in New Zealand, I guess... But let's continue from where we stopped! LEAVING INVERCARGIL Well, after staying at Shirley's house, I took a picture ...

Alpencross auf dem Routeburn Track, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Alpencross auf dem Routeburn Track

A travel blog entry by diene

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So langsam versuchen wir unsere Tourenlaenge zu steigern. Nun sollen es also 2 Naechte in den Bergen sein. Der Routeburn Track zaehlt mit zu den 9 Great Walks Neuseelands und muss somit auch wieder einmal Monate im Vorraus gebucht werden. Da wir ja aber ...

The head of lake Wakatipu, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

The head of lake Wakatipu

A travel blog entry by agnes-be

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I love you Kinloch, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

I love you Kinloch

A travel blog entry by dgandj9

Its great to be back. Oh ...

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routeburn, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

routeburn

A travel blog entry by blr1978

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In the morning, we left Queens town and headed for kilnloch. As normal this was a damn scenic drive through Glenorchy and around the lake. This was our first introduction to 'country' roads  - basically gravel tracks! The lodge in Kilnloch was ...

Far from the madding crowd, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Far from the madding crowd

A travel blog entry by heleng2

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... on twisty bits of course) and was noticeably easier after overnight rain. The state of the car after all this was unbelievable! Kinloch was planned as a settlement but it never took off, and all that is there is the lodge and restaurant with a couple of ...

Into the mountains, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Into the mountains

A travel blog entry by debandmitch

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... Nelson aquaintance Della, we booked a couple of nights at a lodge that sits halfway between the roadheads of our track. The Kinloch Lodge sits at the head of a giant glacial lake that stretches a crooked path for 100+km eastward back towards ...

Gateway to paradise, Kinloch, New Zealand travel blog

Gateway to paradise

A travel blog entry by julia.reichhart

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