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...
Tidbinbilla Peak

Tidbinbilla Peak

Party: Kosta, Carina, Almuth, Cristian Leader: Christian Wilson Date: 26/10/2013 Canberra and the ACT may not be the first place you think of when you think of good hiking and climbing opportunities, but the ACT has some great mountain ranges just behind Canberra, and...
Barrington Tops

Barrington Tops

Walkers: Bruce (Leading), Linh, Lauren, Jian (Frank), Yumi. Date: 23-25/8/2013 We all eventually met up at Woy Woy, with Frank missing the train after finding out the hard way that the North Shore Line is not the Newcastle Line, and Lauren also experiencing a delay...

Bimberi Peak Weekend Walk

Party: Alex Krew, Michael Arrell, Yvonne Almandinger, Trang Pham, Zoe Osborne, Christian Wilson (leader) Date: 4-5/5/2013 Bimberi Peak is the ACT’s highest summit, at 1913m high. It lies in the range of mountains behind Canberra, and the more I visit the area the more...
6 days in the Nadgee-Howe Wilderness

6 days in the Nadgee-Howe Wilderness

Party: Mary Merlo, Lisa Jonas, Chee Wong Leader: Mary Merlo Date: early January 2013 Photos: Mary’s photos, Chee’s Photos and Lisa’s photos On this trip, all that could have been done wrong I DID, like wearing the wrong shoes, the wrong set of...

Return to Gungartan

Party:  Ken Nguyen, Luo Jinghui (Tina), Scott DeRegt, Christian Wilson (Leader) Date: Sat- Sun, November 24-25 2012 Unfinished business… That’s why I led a second trip this year to Gungartan, a rocky peak in the Snowy Mountains. During winter (July), I led a walk to...