Three Peaks Challenge Wild Week - June 2018
About the adventure
For the first time ever, you have the opportunity to summit three of Queensland's most spectacular peaks in style, while enjoying gorgeous accommodation, local produce, wine and expert guiding.
This adventure gives you the opportunity to explore the remarkable playground of Mt Barney National Park over five gorgeous days. You will climb three uniquely different and spectacular mountains, enjoy a culinary tour of local foods, rock hop, explore local creek systems, walk through ancient volcanic formations and swim in cool waterholes… with a gorgeous group of 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.
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All meals, accommodation, guides, WWOT coach & assessment walk, trail head transfers, and airport transfers to and from the Gold Coast
Moderate. You must be of good fitness and capable of carrying a day pack for 8-9 hours. You must also be confident with challenging rock scrambling, comfortable with heights and variable weather conditions.