Monday, 5 March 2007

Rainbow Road - レインボー・ロード

Rainbow Road, New Zealand
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Two images are stitched with PhotoMearge. This is steep down hill (from Nelson to Hammer route). Can you see how the winding road goes in distance?

8 comments:

  1. That looks like a long drive on unpaved road. I liked the photo enlarged. The roughness really is accentuated.

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  2. Yes, it's a quite long gravel road with number of narrow one-way bridge and stream crossing (that's way you need good clearance under the car, but not really require tough 4WD). I think its about 110KM in total. Lots of fun and grate scenery and l We had little picnic in midway.

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  3. Amazing, couldn't believe that this is in New Zealand. Great photo Ben!

    Cheers!

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  4. Cheers Lachezar,
    Rent a 4WD and go there, it's a great road.

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  5. Reminds me of the road to the Racetrack in Death Valley. I was just there. But a shorter, although similarly rough trip, apparently. Check it out. Where exactly in NZ is that?

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  6. Thanks, U "R" Us.

    It lays between Rainbow Ski Field (Top of South Island) to the Hanmer Spring Resort. Very nice trip but this particuler route is closed in winter season.

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