Trails: Car park – One Mile Creek Walk or One Mile Track – Junction of One Mile Track and Fernhill Loop Track and Ben Lomond Walkway – Ben Lomond Track – Junction to Arthurs Point via Moonlight Track – Ben Lomond summit – retrace back to car park.
Caution: Ben Lomond Track may covered by snow and ice in winter and may very cold at summit.
Car Park: Yes. End of One Mile Powerhouse metalled road, 5 minutes drive from Queenstown city centre.
Public Toilet: No
Weather: Check Queenstown Weather before you go.
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Max elevation: 1748 m
Min elevation: 326 m
Total climbing: 1458 m
Total descent: -1452 m
Average speed: 3.74 km/h
Total time: 06:03:09
Total flat distance: 13.9 km, Climbing distance: 6.7 km, Descent distance: 6.7 km, Flat distance: 0.9 km, Maximum difference: 1423 m, Final balance: 0 m
Difficulty Rating: 4.31 – H
The “Total Time” is my time in April (23/04/15) which includes morning tea and lunch time. That day was fine and the tracks were good. If you slow down to average 2.5 km/h plus 90 min stop then the total time will be around 7:15 hrs.
Photos on the map above. Click opened photo to close.