4X4 Car camp at Hinces Saddle,Burrowa-Pine Mountain NT Park Cudgewa. 2 Grade 3 walks. Mt Burrowa,approx. 8 km return, Black Mountain 5 km return

From November 29, 2019 3:00 pm until December 01, 2019 3:00 pm
Categories: DayWalks
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Departing Wodonga Friday afternoon . (time to be advised.) Drive to Hinces Saddle along the Murray Valley Highway VIA Shelley. Before Berringama turn left in to Jephcott Jewells rd. Normal cars will get to the end of this road. From there we need 4x4 cars to go along Burrowa track to the saddle. 
 
 There is no water at the saddle.
Essential: bring gaiters and poles , track may be overgrown.
Saturday walk to Mt Burrowa, approx 8 km return 
Mt Burrowa - this remote and rugged peak is the highest in the park (1,300m)
The peak offers excellent views over some of the more remote and rugged areas of the park.  
 
Sunday after brekky we walk to Black Mountain 5 km return. Pack up and drive home 
 
 

Car Camping

As for Day Walks and / or Day Walking in the Alps

GRADE 3

Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Track may have short steep hill sections, a rough surface and many steps.

 

Day Walking

  • Current Medical Information Form FOUND ON THE WEBSITE HERE
  • Water - up to 2 litres recommended for a full day walk
  • Sunscreen
  • Gloves and hat
  • Sufficient food bearing in mind the distance and duration of the event 
  • Suitable clothing and footwear - note denim pants are uncomfortable
  • Wet weather waterproofs, jacket and pants
  • Walking poles
  • Gaiters
  • Basic first aid kit including your specific medication eg asthma applicator
  • Torch or headlamp for contingencies
 
 
 
 
 

Going

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