Leaving Friday night, I'm planning to travel to Kosciusko National Park, home of Australia's highest Mountain Range for an Alpine Hike along the Main Range trail. Although the drive is quite long (for the drivers) 6hrs one way, simply put the quietness and views of the Snowy Mountains make the effort so worthwhile ! Further as the snow season was extended I expect we will have an opportunity to use [...]
Get excited everyone, It's time for Megafest!! Megafest is our annual camping weekend, where the whole club comes together for an adventurous two days in the Blue Mountains. This year, it will be run on the 21st and 22nd of October and we will be camping at Dunphy’s campground in the Megalong valley. There will be heaps of trips posted over the next few days including: • Hiking • Abseiling [...]
Hi Members, We will be running Lower North Bowen Creek canyon trip up in Wollongambe area of the Blue Mountains This trip requires 4 abseils of up to 15metres. Eligible members need to fufil the following criteria: • Confidently and independently abseil with a rap rack device. • Have good level of fitness, you are expected to carry your own personal items and a wetsuit in your pack all throughout [...]
Trip is full, please note more trips will be posted shortly There will be canyoning trips run both days On the Saturday of Megafest we’re heading to dam cliffs for some climbing. This crag has plenty of climbs at a variety of grades, Making it suitable for both beginners and more experienced climbers. Be sure to bring some swimmers along, as there’s a great spot for swimming too (it might [...]
On the Saturday during megafest Patrick and I will be walking the grand canyon track in the blue mountains. The walk is one of the best walks in the blue mountains and has some beautiful views along the way. The walk is around 6.5km and should take around 4 hours to finish. Once were done we will head off to dunphys camping area. Please bring the following At least 2 [...]
On the Saturday of Megafest we’re heading to Malaita Point for a multi-pitch abseiling : http://ozultimate.com/canyoning/abseiling/notes/malaita_point.htm Participants are expected to be able to rig their own abseils. If you are interested, describe your abseiling experience and the equipment that you would like to borrow, when signing up. Please note that this will be an early start, Gordon and I are finalizing the details and will share all the info via email. However after the activity participants will have the option to continue the Megafest weekend an head to the campsite with me, or to return to Sydney with Gordon. Registration closes on October 18 at 12pm.
Hi Members, We will be running Serendipity canyon in the Mt Wilson area of the Blue Mountains This trip requires up to 6 abseils of up to 20metres. Eligible members need to fufil the following criteria: • Confidently and independently abseil with a rap rack device. • Have good level of fitness, you are expected to carry your own personal items and a wetsuit in your pack all throughout the [...]