What’s Coming Up

This is what’s planned in the coming months.  If you want to find out more about one of these adventures, simply email marilyn @ adventureswithm . com!

Calendar

2/3/19
3/3/19
8-10/3/19
[MSS-JG]
Canyoning Yarramun
16-17-3/19
[MSS-BL]Caving Abers & Scaling Poles
22-23/3/19
[MSS-MS]
Mt Wilson Canyoning
24/3/19
[NHVSS]
SRT field day
30-31/3/19
6-7/4/19
[MSS-RS]
??? Caving Abers
surface trog
13-14/4/19
19-22/4/19 (Easter)
25-28/4/19
[MSS-JG]
Canyoning
Glen Davis
 
4/5/19
5/5/19
11-12/5/19
18-19/5/19
25-26/19
 
1-2/6/19
[MSS-BL]
Caving Abers
8-10/6/19
June LWE
15-16/6/19
22-23/6/19
29-30/6/19
6/7/19
7/7/19
13-14/7/19
20-21/7/19
27-28/7/19
 

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

Overnight Walks

  • Yerranderie – Blue Breaks with Steve
  • Wollemi Wilderness – Steve’s selection
  • Colo – Wheeny Gap – Everingham’s cave
  • Colo – Wollemi Creek – Coloul Creek/Tinda Creek (winter) (Exploratory)
  • Colo – secret Tootie Creek campsite (shoulder seasons)
  • Colo – Wollemi – Melong Creeks junction
  • Ettrema Tops – Discovery Cave, passages of time and slots (winter)
  • 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)
  • Ettrema Tops – Melinda’s cave (winter)
  • Ettrema Tops – Lost Pools (3 days) (IYDM) (Exploratory)
  • Ettrema Tops – Monkey Ropes Creek (3 days) (IYDM) (Exploratory)
  • Ettrema Tops – Perryman Pools (3 or 4 days) (IYDM) (Exploratory)
  • Newnes – Mt Dawson – Cape Horn traverse (winter)
  • Newnes – Red Rocks (winter)
  • Shoalhaven – Rainbow Saddle (Exploratory)
  • Shoalhaven – Tail or Water Race Creek exiting at Gold Fever Hill (Exploratory)
  • Wollangambe region – return to Yarramun
  • Wollangambe region – return to Dumbano creek (summer)
  • Namadji – Stockyard Spur (November)
  • Namadji – Gudgenby
  • Wild Dogs – Mumbedah (shoulder seasons)
  • Sugee Bag Creek – the epic trip downstream (summer) (Exploratory)
  • 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 (summer) (Exploratory)
  • GNR – Mogo to Simpsons Track, spending time at Frog Hollow ridges (an epic trip)
  • Yengo – Nowlands and Tumbledown Ridges (winter)

Car Camps

  • Yengo – Frying Pan Rock car camp – explore “Jeff’s” Creek for water and upper Cutta Mutta Creek for water
  • Colo – Drip Rock trail – follow the track that’s been cleared to see where it ends – possibly Passes 29 and 29(a) – maybe combine with Wounded Knee as a day trip.
  • Shoalhaven – maybe car camp with day walk to explore upper Washedaway Creek (Exploratory)
  • Ettrema Tops – upper section of Boolijah Creek (shoulder seasons) (Exploratory)

Day Walks

  • Bunglebori – take a look at creek parallel to Crystal Pools
  • Bunglebori – look at some of Geoff Jones routes
  • Newnes – car camp up on the plateau and take a look at getting off the end of Cape Horn
  • Newnes – Gang Gang creek side creek off North Ridge Road
  • Newnes – Cracks of Doom (1 & 2) and Cathedral Canyon
  • Megalong Valley – Galong Creek and canyon
  • Berowra – Windybanks Ridge
  • Wattagans – White Magnolia Creek 
  • Wattagans – Rocky Ridge
  • Wattagans – Upper Dora Creek Falls with Heather
  • Broke – Yellow Rock
  • Mangrove – Western Commission fire trail, check out aboriginal art (McCarthy doc)

Canyons

  • John’s Waratah Canyon plus Four Dope or Deep Throat overnight trip
  • 4 day trip, Yarramun, Captains Canyon and the Up Yas (IYDM)
  • Crikey (IYDM)
  • David Crevasse (with the prussik out)
  • Check out more of the South Bowen area
  • Suboir
  • Arabanoo Creek
  • Hole in the Rock
  • Arathesua
  • Blue Drum Creek – the wet version
  • Doomsday (Bull Ant) as an overnight trip (IYDM)
  • Poor Man’s Spring Creek off Kings Tableland
  • Return to Dumbano – further downstream
  • Wynnes Rocks to Upper North Bowen