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Blackhill CP

Sun 12 May 2024

Walk name/location
Blackhill CP
Walk grade
Trail Walker
Description

This loop walk is just over 15 kms and is physically demanding with steep and rugged inclines and declines, providing the opportunity to practice techniques for traversing rough terrain safely. During the walk you will climb just over 1000 metres. For the effort you will be afforded spectacular views over the plains and develop your fitness and endurance.

This walk is graded as Trail Walker and only register if you have the experience required for this demanding walk.

BIOSECURITY MEASURES – Please ensure you thoroughly clean your footwear, clothing, walking poles and other equipment before and after each walk to remove all seeds, dirt and other debris. Removed seeds should be bagged and disposed in a ‘to landfill’ garbage bin.

Date
Sunday 12 May 2024
Walk Leader
Peter Deacon
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Meeting Location

Meeting location details will be provided after you have registered for this event.

Details
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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $12.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $5.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted

Walk Specifics
Start time
7:20am for 7:30am start (Sharp)
End time
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Walking from
Park entrance at the end of Addison Avenue, Athelstone
Walking to
Loop walk
Distance
Approx. 15 kms
Risks
Hazards
Some very steep climbs and descents on rough terrain.
Requirements
Appropriate footwear and clothing, rain jacket, walking poles, 2 litres of water, morning tea and lunch, personal first aid, hat and sunscreen.
Experience
Trail Walker