Thredbo Snowshoe Adventure - August/September 2019
About the adventure
This winter adventure will take you through the pristine wilderness of the Kosciuszko National Park. You will explore remote and isolated areas of the mountain, which can only be accessed by snow shoe! In partnership with K7 Adventures, you'll see the Snowy Mountains in a whole new light.
This trip will take you beyond your comfort zone, where the magic really happens. You can expect to see truly breathtaking views, eat gourmet food, and make life-long memories with a group of wonderful Wild Women.
date: Saturday, 10 December 2016
duration: ½ Day, 6.45am start. Approx. 12.30pm finish
includes: Includes guided walk, first aid, insurance, Nat Parks License, and morning tea. Maximum: 15 participants. Please note that we must have a minimum of 8 participants for the Walk to go ahead.
grading: Introductory to Moderate
about the adventure:
This loop trek follows a forest fire trail and bush track to the secluded Burning Palms Beach. A 30 minute rock scramble takes us to the remarkable natural Figure 8 pool where we can enjoy a refreshing swim followed by morning tea before the steep ascent through Burning Palms to Otford. Spectacular cliff-top scenery, stunning beaches, diverse vegetation and a secret swimming hole all in “Australia’s Oldest National Park”.
pack req: Day pack, approx. 6-8kg including 3-4 litres of water. You will be carrying all your personal equipment for the day – a 35 – 45L day pack is suitable for this adventure.
fitness req: Moderate. You must be of moderate fitness and capable of carrying a 5-7kg pack for up to 5 hours on steep terrain and be comfortable with basic rock scrambling and steep tracks
details: Individual transport arrangements - Carpooling is recommended.
what is included? Accompanying WWOT Coach, Morning Tea, First aid, NPWS entry fees, insurance.
- See more at: http://www.wildwomenontop.com/trips/figure-8-pools-half-day-wild-walk-december-2016#sthash.C0rZ7Fkk.dpuf
Guiding, accommodation, food, transfers, lifts, National Parks fees, insurance, snowshoe equipment. For a full list of inclusions, please see the itinerary.
Moderate. You must be of good fitness, but no snowshoe experience is required. Participants must be able to walk 6-7 hours with a day pack for three days.