Long Gully

Long Gully

Party: Marc, Andrew (Trip Leader), Eve, Ankit, Rebecca Date: 3rd September 2017 An early start was needed to do long gully so I proposed a relatively early meeting time to be at Hungry Jacks Marulan. I carpooled with Marc at the Bunnings crossroads carpark with Marc...
Barrington Tops

Barrington Tops

Party: Bruce (leading), Candice, Cathie, Emily, Karen, Gen Lei Mo, Dong, Xinyi. Date: 18-20/08/2017 The Friday morning started off with my Samsung mobile phone dying as it stubbornly refused to recognise that it had a SIM card installed. With a vital need for a...
Mt Cobberas (Number 1) – Victoria

Mt Cobberas (Number 1) – Victoria

Party: Candice, Nolan, Derek, Christian (Leader) Date: 10-12 June 2017 Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/iXAowm9y4ryb8Rts9 Some mountains are so remote , they can remain on your “to do” list for a long time. Such is the case with the Cobberas Mountains in far north east...
Mt Tate Snowy Mountains Weekend

Mt Tate Snowy Mountains Weekend

Party: Derek Minus, Christian Wilson (Leader) Date: Feb 17-19 2017 Photos: https://goo.gl/photos/qHhw5PjJF5PJARqT7 Summer in the Australian Alps is a mixed affair. It can be very hot, cold, or wet . Big biting March flies can drive you insane and thunderstorms...
Mt Royal

Mt Royal

Walkers: Bruce (leading), Pierrette, Xiaoting, Zhen, and Dean on Sunday. Date: 17 & 18 September 2016. After meeting up at Woy Woy Station we set off for the run to Singleton via the M1 and Hunter Expressway. After a stop at Singleton Maccas for a quick lunch we...
Packrafting Shoalhaven Gorge

Packrafting Shoalhaven Gorge

Party: Clint Felmingham, Marty Frappell, Paul Griffiths, Elizabeth Sharaq Leader: Paul Griffiths Date: 11/9/2016 Photos and video: https://www.flickr.com/photos/130167675@N03/albums/72157673626687046 After dropping a car at Badgerys Lookout near Tallong in the...
The Castle (Budawangs)

The Castle (Budawangs)

Party: Lewis, Jeremie, Christian Leader: Christian Date: 29 May 2016 Sometimes persistence pays! And some mountains demand that you “get it right” in order to climb them. And this was very much the case with The Castle, in the wild and rugged Budawang mountains on the...
Denali (Mt McKinley), Alaska

Denali (Mt McKinley), Alaska

Denali (Mt McKinley), Alaska 2016 aka “6 toes and 3 fingers later” Party: Tony, Jack, Leo, Felix, Volodymyr Leader: Tony & Jack Written by: Tony Date: about 1-31/5/2016 Putting a team together was a long time in the making. At one point, it looked like...
Mt Gudgenby

Mt Gudgenby

Party: Hiswaty, Jacopo, Christian Date: April 1-3 2016 Leader: Christian Photos here : https://goo.gl/photos/dA766LTDVoxTtuh7A I love Namadgi National Park! An easy drive from Sydney down the freeway to Canberra, reveals a mountain filled wilderness that keeps me...
Bonnum Pic

Bonnum Pic

Party: Damon, Christian (leader) Date: Saturday December 4, 2015 Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHskpFKsYP Bonnum Pic is an unusual mountain with an unusual name. Noted on an expedition across the Blue Mountains by Francis Barrallier in 1802, he described it as “a...
Mt Townsend, Snowy Mountains weekend

Mt Townsend, Snowy Mountains weekend

Party: Felix, Owen, Christian (leader) Date: October 23-25 2015 Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHsknr1E1U October in the  Snowy Mountains has daytime temperatures that can still be cool and mild, the blowflies have yet to make an appearance, and the snow still lies in big...
Snowy Mountains Snowshoe & Snow Camp

Snowy Mountains Snowshoe & Snow Camp

Party: Mark, Christian (leader) Photos: https://flic.kr/s/aHskgMGykD Date: 11-13/9/2015 Spring in The Snowy Mountains is perhaps the best time of year, in my opinion. Lots of snow, nice weather, and less crowds. Snow shoeing is a great way to see the area without...
Coolah Tops

Coolah Tops

Walkers: Bruce, Haokai, Michelle, Jackson, Lin, Sophie, Sara, Tony, Anqi, Yang. Leader: Bruce Date: 11-13/9/2015 This was an interesting trip with a lot of new experiences and sights. 6 of the group had never camped out in Australia before. Two had never camped out...
Kosciuszko Main Range Snow Shoeing / Camping & Downhill Skiing

Kosciuszko Main Range Snow Shoeing / Camping & Downhill Skiing

Party: Josie, Grant, Michelle, Tom. Date: 31st August to 3rd September 2014. Photos (Tom): https://www.flickr.com/photos/tomarent/sets/72157646946594127/ and https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10204392909560006.1073741851.1148600754&type=1&l=f4e7432ed2...
Ramshead climb and snow camping

Ramshead climb and snow camping

Party: Ken Nguyen, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: August 23-24, 2014 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/x/t/0092009/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157646766849816/ I have been to the Snowy Mountains many times but, being so large I still have many places that I have wanted...
Mt Gingera full ascent in a day

Mt Gingera full ascent in a day

Trip: Mt Gingera full ascent in a day (Canberra, Brindabella Mountains region) Party: Tom Morey, Michael Kennedy, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: June 21 2014 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/x/t/0091009/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157644898262597/ Timing is everything....
Mt Kaputar Exploration Easter 2014

Mt Kaputar Exploration Easter 2014

Party: David & Nicole Lee (+1 in utero), Tim Vollmer (T2), Tom Murtagh, Yumi Hong, Tony Ruzek Leader: Dave & Nicole Original report: https://fatcanyoners.org/2016/04/18/mt-kaputar-exploration-easter-2014/ Date: 17-20/04/2014 Date written: 18/04/2016 Yes, yes,...
Tinderry Peak

Tinderry Peak

Party: John Wormell, Ken Nguyen, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: Sat 12 April 2014 Photos: https://www.flickr.com/x/t/0092009/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157643886126773/ The mostly untracked Tinderry Ranges are just south of Canberra, near the small village of...
Bungonia Gorge Weekend

Bungonia Gorge Weekend

Party: Michael, Peggy, Tariq, Sean, Sam, Christian (Leader) Date: 22-23 Feb 2014 Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157641479466134/ Press on Regardless! It’s the SUBW motto, but sometimes, it’s good to wait for better weather… On the weekend of...
Snowy Mountains weekend

Snowy Mountains weekend

Party: Almuth, Luiz, Christian (leader) Date: 9-10/11/2013 Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/107791016@N07/sets/72157637528772915/ What I like about the Snowy Mountains is that just before summer you can enjoy the still extensive snow drifts and yet see the spring...