Hiking Adventure in Mount Cook National Park

 

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The view into Mount Cook National Park from the road; at the start of the Ball Hut track.
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Along Tasman Glacier; I love orange trail markers.
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James outside the Ball Hut (3 bunks); me with the valley down to Tasman Lake.
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Looking east at sunset, caught this halo of light over the mountains.
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Lovely spot for a camp! But a couple of kea tore at our tent all. night. long, destroying guywires and literally biting holes in the material trying to get in and find some human food.
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Post-hike snack before setting up our tent; sunrise; James looking out over Tasman Glacier; my adorable hiking partner
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Up high over the glacier; mountains!
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There it is! Mount Cook/Aoraki, the tallest mountain in New Zealand: 3,724 meters or 12,220 feet high. 

///janel///

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4 thoughts on “Hiking Adventure in Mount Cook National Park

  1. Handsome couple on an adventure together! Glad to see the scenery and your pics together!
    Climbing the tallest mountain in New Zealand: 3,724 meters or 12,220 feet high…next week!
    Bet Cal could! 🙂

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