Fortress Canyon – Sat, Dec 8th

Date/Time
Date(s) - Saturday 08 December, 2018
All Day

canyoning


Hey folks,

We’ll be leading a Fortress canyoning trip this Saturday. Expect some cool water, a few abseils and spectacular views over Govett Gorge. More info on the canyon here https://ozultimate.com/canyoning/track_notes/fortress.htm

Who can join:
– You should have done abseil skills 1 or above and be a confident abseiler
– Not be afraid of heights
– Be fit for hiking uphill and carrying a heavy backpack
– Able to tolerate cold water
– Be strong swimmer and swim at least 100 m in deep cold water
– Wake up early (we’ll be leaving Sydney early)

Gear you need (FILL IN THE FORM BELOW IF YOU NEED ANY GEAR FROM THE LIST):

– wetsuit
– canyon pack
– drybag
– helmet
– harness+PAS
– descender
– gloves

Personal items to bring:
– head torch
– light packable rain jacket
– emergency blanket
– grippy shoes (Dunlop Volleys )
– thermals (or synthetic base layer to wear under the wetsuit)
– change of clothes
– synthetic shorts to protect the wetsuit
– min 2 L of water
– snacks for the day
– sunscrean and hat
– personal first aid kit (optional)

Preference will be given to those who can bring a car. We’ll inform successful participants by Friday afternoon.

Best regards,
Marta, Susan and Angelo

Registration

Participants are closed for this activity.