July 2005

The program for a month usually covers walks from the second Wednesday of the month to the second Wednesday of the following month. This program covers from the second Wednesday of July to the second Wednesday of August.

For more walks, see the Program for last month or next month.

If you are not familiar with the procedures of the Club, please read the Information for Walkers for details of booking on a walk, gradings, our disclaimer, search and rescue procedures, equipment hire etc.

If you are interested in taking part in Club activities, contact

Saturday 16 July -   Wild Cattle Creek (M/M) 

This walk is south of Captains Flat in the Tallaganda National Park. It is a wander, mostly off track, along ridges through light, open forest and along the wide open valley of Wild Cattle Creek and other watercourses. About 4 hrs actual walking. Return via the purple eatery. Map: Tinderry 1:25,000. Leader: Stan Marks 6254 9568 (h), 6274 7350 (w), email: Transport: ~$15

Sunday 17 July- Nursery Swamp track-Rendezvous Creek-M/M

This is a repeat of past trips with a car shuttle between Nursery Swamp car park and the Boboyan Road at the Rendezvous Creek bridge. Map: Rendezvous Creek 1:25,000 Leaders: Jenny and Rob H Transport:~$10 

16-17 July- Budawangs – Corang Peak area exploratory- S-M/M-R 

Starting from the Wog Wog entrance we will investigate the alternative routes past Corang Peak and down to Canowie Brook to camp. The return will be via a ridge east of Broula Brook and connecting to the Corang Lagoon track near Goodsell Creek. Map: Corang 1:25000 Leader: Chris L Transport: ~$20

Saturday 23 July- Mulligan’s Flat- M/M

Route: An idle ramble over hills and flats, eschewing roads and tracks where possible. Map: Hall 1:25,000 Leader: Ian S Transport: ~$5.00

Sunday 24 July- Mt Herlt- M/R

This is a CBC unofficial name for the feature on the ridge between Rendezvous and Middle creeks. Start and finish from the Boboyan Road. Map: Rendezvous Creek 1:25,000. Leader:Rob H Transport: ~$8-50.

Saturday 30 July- Above the Naas, exploratory- M/R

1119m spot height on the Mt Clear Range above the Naas from the Angle Crossing road; depending on the going, Mt De Salis. Maps:Williamsdale, Michelago 1:25,000 Leader: Rob H. Transport: ~$7.

Sunday 31 July – Grassy Creek/Old Boboyan Road (M/E-M)
Enjoy a wander through the grasslands and forests of the southern ACT.  See some of the old homesteads in the area.  4hrs actual walking. Map:  Yaouk 1:25,000.  Leader:  Tom G  Transport: ~$20

Saturday 6 August- Nursery Swamp track- Rendezvous Creek- Boboyan Road- M/R

Repeat of a usually popular walk with a car shuttle. Map:Rendezvous Creek 1:25,000 Leaders: Jenny and Rob H Transport: ~$10.

6- 7 August- Kiandra - Four Mile Hut snowtrip, with camera. – E/M, alpine

Winter turns the usually drab hills south of Kiandra into sweeps of sparkling white, broken by silhouettes of rugged, burnt snowgums. We'll head for 4 Mile Hut (6km) on snow shoes, camp nearby, and do a sidetrip towards the Nine Mile. Bring your camera to experiment with the unusual lighting and atmospheric effects. Maps: 1:25k Cabramurra or 1:100 k Yarrangobilly, Tantangara. Leader: Rupert B. Transport: $33

Wednesday 10 August- Wednesday Walk

The regular mid-week walk series continues, close to Canberra with a destination to be decided. Contact the leader before 8pm Tuesday to find out destination and meeting place. Leader: Allan M.

For more walks, see the Program for last month or next month.

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