Tongariro Alpine Crossing with the Emerald Lakes and the Blue Lake, Tongariro National Park.North Island, New Zealand.
The Blue Lake on the Tangariro Alpine Crossing. The Tongariro Alpine Crossing is a 7-8 hour hike traversing two active volcanoes within the Tongariro National Park, North Island, New Zealand. It is considered to be the best one day hike in New Zealand and in the top 10 one day hikes in the world. Packed into the 19.4km hike is an array of diverse landscapes and vegetations. From tussock like alpine meadows, to rugged lava flows, desert like craters and emerald lakes. The Tongariro Alpine 9th January 2011. Photo Tim Clayton..Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download