Travel Blogs from Ohau, New Zealand

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Powder Fingers, Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Powder Fingers

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... . One of those views to die for - no sign of civilisation for miles and miles, just vast open space occupied by a clear blue sky and immaculately scuplted snow-capped peaks immersed in a postcard lake. Classic New Zealand. The skiing wasn't bad ...

Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by kimberlysarna

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... isn't anything other than two resorts (extremely far from each other) nestled in the valley of a stunning mountain range, overlooking Lake Ohau with Mount Cook in view out in the distance. Stunning scenery, I walked around the shore for a while in the ...

Day 1: Christchurch to Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Day 1: Christchurch to Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by littlebits

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... was beautiful and breathtaking. After a bit, we pilled back onto the bus, and made our way to our night lodgings at Lake Ohau (O-how) Lodge. The food was great and the views even better. The stay there wasn't long, though. The bus was loaded ...

Ohau Snowboarding Mission, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Ohau Snowboarding Mission

A travel blog entry by ness_knibbs

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A random weekend of fun was had by all on this snowbaording weekend up in Lake Ohau, we drove from queenstown (with a friend of a friend of a friend - jo's friend tania's mate's mate from way back!) to Ohau friday night and spent two glorious days on the ...

TOGA!  TOGA!, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

TOGA! TOGA!

A travel blog entry by awehrbar

The normally long drive to Lake Ohau, was extended due to a blown fuse on the bus.  So we stopped in Queenstown to pick up some new electronics and most of us took advantage of the extra time by getting one more meal at Ferg Burger.  ...

Kate Middleton has her own lake?, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Kate Middleton has her own lake?

A travel blog entry by krista.and.erik

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... was good and so coffee turned into lunch (venison lasagna and spinach quiche) so that I could continue my uploading of our New Zealand adventures thus far.     After about two hours of delaying the start to our day (but getting our last ...

Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by grom

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... through fairly arid mountainous terrain, but with colourful flowers scattered along the roadside to brighten things up. We hit Lake Ohau (means "windy place") late afternoon, and after a catered dinner of lasagne and then photos by the lake, everyone ...

Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by cheryltaylor

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After a long drive we made it to Lake Ohau, the scenery from our room was just spectacular, lake view with the hills as a backdrop.  The accomodation was really nice with a log fire in the main lounge. The next again day we left Lake Ohau (this ...

I do!, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

I do!

A travel blog entry by marclewis

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... to the lake. The scenery along the way, once again, did not disappoint! When we arrived we headed to the back packers section of Ohau Lodge. Although our room was looking slightly worn and in need of some TLC the view from our window made up for it!  ...

=), Lake Ohau Alpine Village, New Zealand travel blog

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A travel blog entry by meganstravels

... and lacey had cheese cake and then went to bed it was like 930 but we were pooped.  And that ended the contiki tour in New Zealand. It was hard saying good bye to everyone because they we all became each other’s family in the last 2 weeks, and ...

Nailing the pig at Lake ohau., Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Nailing the pig at Lake ohau.

A travel blog entry by iancarmen

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... bus and we started heading out of Christchurch, our tour manager - Saul giving us a bit of an intro to the tour, the history of new Zealand and also remarked that it was Contiki's 50th birthday a few days before. Along the way to the first stop – ...

De Milford Sound à Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau Alpine Village, New Zealand travel blog

De Milford Sound à Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by believer83

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... bizarre dans tout ça, mais c’était carrément géant. Fin de matinée j’ai repris la route pour Queenstown puis Lake Ohau. Près de 7 heures de route, la plus longue journée à rouler en fait. La route était la même que celle empruntée ...

disaster day, Lake Ohau Lodge, New Zealand travel blog

disaster day

A travel blog entry by johnrennienz

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... . Clever John had managed to direct the A-O Cycle company shuttle to where we exited so we willingly paid to be transported to Lake Ohau lodge. Total 8hrs cycling and no lunch. We both were so disappointed to have mucked up and it spoilt it for the night, ...

Jan 25, 2012, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Jan 25, 2012

A travel blog entry by allishatch

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Start of our NZ tour!, Lake Ohau Alpine Village, New Zealand travel blog

Start of our NZ tour!

A travel blog entry by lauranqy

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... mountain but it was a little cloudy so it wasnt recommended. we continue on to our accom for the night, an alpine lodge called Lake Ohau. its a ski resort in the winter months. we get a private twin room and its so cosy. do a bit of washing b4 checking ...

Lake Ohau, LAKE OHAU, New Zealand travel blog

Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by katywogs11

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15th May We're on a contiki tour for New Zealand which starts today and lasts for 13days, ending in Auckland.  Today we leave Christchurch and drive to Lake Ohau with a group of 30 others.  We basically drive all day, stopping at stupid ...

Jan 04, 2008, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Jan 04, 2008

A travel blog entry by sarah.

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Is It Time To Go Home Yet?, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Is It Time To Go Home Yet?

A travel blog entry by schroederae

... It was pretty funny. Other than that I have almost absolutely nothing to say about today.  We stayed at a lodge overlooking lake ohau that was pretty but aside from that there wasn’t really anything to see or do.  Im feeling pretty bad at ...

Christchurch to Lake Ohau, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Christchurch to Lake Ohau

A travel blog entry by link90

... the lake that was about 10 C, crazy buggers. I opted for a hot shower as it was quite cold outside. The scenery in lake ohau was much like lake tekapo, the water was a dark blue colour but still very clear and we were again surrounded by mountains and ...

the most beautiful country in the world!!!, lake ohau, New Zealand travel blog

the most beautiful country in the world!!!

A travel blog entry by maudrenee

... hotel, the lake, the bath, the people, the food and the tranquility!!! the most beautiful place i have ever ever seen! Lake ohau lodge at he shores of lake ohau with mountains in the background. it didnt get completely dark outside until after eleven and ...

Mount Doom and Togas, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Mount Doom and Togas

A travel blog entry by maber23

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... came out nice and red thanks to our pasty white skin! Then we arrived to the most stunning lake views I've ever seen at Lake Ohau. Mount Cook (or Mount Doom for you LOTR fans) even popped out from behind the clouds for a little while which was pretty ...

Wednesday, Day 45, Lake Ohau, New Zealand travel blog

Wednesday, Day 45

A travel blog entry by jlbailey13

... the Maori people as Aoraki or cloud piercer), such amazing views, such a beautiful country. We then drove on till we reached Lake Ohau where we stayed for the night, huge lodge time place right on the lake with nothing else around. Started raining when we ...

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