What’s Coming Up

This is what’s planned in the coming months. If you want to know more, simply email marilyn at adventures with m dot com.

Calendar

5-6/11/22
[MSS-RS]
Caving Jaunter
12-13/11/22
[MSS]
AGM
19-20/11/22
[MSS-MK]
SRT practice & canyoning
26-27/11/22
[MSS-GS}
Caving Timor
3/12/22

4/12/22
[MSS-MS]
Sugee Bag day walk

 
10-11/12/22 
 17-18/12/22
[MSS-SN]
Canyoning
Kanangra
24-25/12/22 
31-1/1/23
9-13/1/23 [MSS-JC] Walls of Jerusalem Walk
13-20/1/23 [MSS-MS] Caving Mole Creek
21-22/1/23
4-5/2/23
11-12/2/23
18-19/2/23
25-26/2/23
4-5/3/23
11-12/3/23
18-19/3/23
25-26/3/23

LEGEND

BWOC – Brisbane Waters Outdoors Club
MSS – Metropolitan Speleological Society
UBMBC – Upper Blue Mountains Bushwalking Club
Private – this is a private trip, the initials denote who’s running the trip

WISH LIST

Canyons

  • John’s Waratah Canyon plus Four Dope or Deep Throat overnight trip
  • Marijuana Ridge > Haystack Ridge
  • Hobnail
  • Cesspit
  • Lower Bowens Creek and up Waterfall Creek lower section
  • Cathedral Canyon
  • Zircon Creek
  • Surefire overnight trip
  • Bell Air canyon & cave

Overnight Walks

  • Nitmiluk NP, NT – 5 day walk
  • Kanangra – Bullhead Ridge to Christy’s creek junction on Kowmung, downstream to Roots Ridge (exit), 3 days (warm weather as walking in Kowmung & swimming)
  • Mt Cameron to Colo via Tambo Creek (epic 5+ days) (IYDM)
  • Colo – Wheeny Gap – Everingham’s cave
  • Colo – Grassy Hill to upper reaches of Adderley Creek, exiting via ridge back to Grassy Hill (nice deep forest in the creek.
  • Colo – Wollemi Creek explore some of the passes that J L’E did
  • Colo – secret Tootie Creek campsite (shoulder seasons)
  • Shoalhaven/Budawangs – Washed Away Creek & Wave Cave
  • Ettrema Gorge – down Boomerang pass & upstream (shoulder seasons)
  • Ettrema Gorge – Nowra Road, down headwaters to Flat Rock Side Creek (car shuffle) – (shoulder season but warm weather for swims) – 2 nice campsites in Ettrema (Exploratory)
  • Newnes – Red Rocks (winter)
  • Budawangs – Corang circuit
  • Budawangs – Back Range & Picture Canyon summer trip
  • Deua NP – anything there!
  • Wollangambe – side creek upstream of Wollangambe Crater and to the south of the tourist track, all the way down to junction and then returning via tourist track – unfinished business! (summer) (Exploratory)
  • Sugee Bag Creek via Eastern Commission Track and new route to creek, camping in upstream camp cave
  • Devines Hill – Western Commission track circuit
  • Frog Hollow creek exploration

Car Camps

  • Yengo – Frying Pan Rock car camp – explore “Jeff’s” Creek for water and upper Cutta Mutta Creek for water

Day Walks

  • Megalong Valley – Galong Creek and canyon
  • Mangrove – Ironbark Falls to Postman’s track visiting Upside-Down Man Cave
  • Mangrove – Birds Eye Creek
  • Watagans – Revised Wallis creek exploratory (part of creek we missed) – when Mt Falk Road reopens
  • Watagans – Hominy Creek western exit exploratory
  • Watagans – Rocky Ridge
  • Watagans – Barniers Road to Hammond Road (incl viewing short canyon section) – when Mt Falk road reopens
  • Watagans – Click Creek exploration – when Mt Falk Road reopens
  • Watagans – Upper Upper Dora Creek
  • Watagans – Caves on Gap Creek (see article filed) – when Mt Falk Road reopens
  • Mogo – Day walk to cairn
  • Olney SF – check out Cathedral Cave
  • Broke – Yellow Rock
  • Bell – Haystack Ridge