Monthly Archives: April 2016

What if the overhang collapses on us while we’re asleep?

ETTREMA THREE CAVES WALK – APRIL 2016 Sassafras > Ettrema Tops > Waterfall Cave > Discovery Cave > Bollards Cave > Sassafras Three camp caves, waterfalls, stunning creeks and The Passages of Time rock formations … all in an area I’d not … Continue reading

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Revisiting the scene of Martin’s heli-evac

COLO RIVER – APRIL 2016 Caloul Ridge > Crawfords Pass > Wollemi Creek > Colo River > Pass 6  (Slot Pass) > Caloul Ridge Martin D and his wife Jenny were walking down Pass 6 about five years ago and … Continue reading

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Why is it called Alcatraz?

ALCATRAZ CANYON – APRIL 2016 I had decided that I just wasn’t up to mountain biking to the start of another canyon in the Northern Wollemi with the guys, too much potential for me to break something, so, I planned … Continue reading

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Canyoning with the Legends in Middle Earth

CANYONING NORTHERN WOLLEMI – APRIL 2016 When Rod S said he was planning a weekend canyoning in the Northern Wollemi, I jumped at the chance to go along.  The opportunity to canyon with a couple of canyoning’s legends doesn’t happen very … Continue reading

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Julie Honey – where are you?

DIONE DELL – APRIL 2016 Dione Dell is one of those multi pitch trips that just doesn’t get the attention that it deserves.  Sort of the NZ bridesmaid to Kanangra Main, Danae and Carra Beanga (for those who remember Dame … Continue reading

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