Thredbo Wild Weekend - April 2020
About the adventure
This alpine adventure will take you into the pristine wilderness of Kosciuszko National Park, exploring areas of the mountain which you can only get to with experienced mountain guides.
The mountains will come alive as you explore their majestic landscape with a small group of Wild Women On Top and the experts, K7 Adventures. This adventure will take you beyond your comfort zone to where the magic happens. From breathtaking views to gourmet food, this is an adventure not to be missed.
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.
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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.