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Event Details

Shipley Plateau (Practice day hike)

Sat 9th May 2020 (9am to 5pm)
Medlow Bath Station
Railway Parade, Medlow Bath NSW 2780
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Participant (Cub Scout 10 years and older) (Free)
Participant (Scout, Venturer, Rover, Leader) (Free)
Open: Sun 23rd Feb 2020 (12am)
Close: Fri 24th Apr 2020 (11pm)
Maximum 20 people
Brief Summary:
Practice day hike. This is available to Scouts, Venturers, Rovers and Leaders. Accompanied by an adventurous activity guide and or instructor. Approx. 12 km. Suitable for entry level participants who play sport or exercise regularly. Cub Scouts 10 years and older can attend.
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Additional Information

Please note Valley Track involves unfenced sections close to cliff edges, narrow stairs and ladders. Locals use this track regularly to access the valley however we don't recommend this for anyone uncomfortable with heights. 

Activity Details

Activity: Shipley Plateau (Practice day hike)

Formation: GWS Region

Location: Blackheath Glen Reserve | Medlow Bath, Megalong Road, Shipley Plateau, Blackheath

Start time: 9:00 am Date Saturday, 9 May 2020 From Medlow Bath Station

Finish time: Approx. 5:00 pm Date: Saturday, 9 May 2020 To Blackheath Station

Activity Coordinator: Tristan Flores Phone: 0420 634 135

Cost: N/A Payable to: N/A Closing Date: Friday, 24 April 2020

Method of transport to and from the activity: Own transport or NSW TrainLink (Blue Mountains Line)

The activity will not be under direct adult supervision. 

The activity will involve both male and female youth members.

Both male and female leaders will not be present.

Emergency Contact

If you feel that the participant is overdue in returning from the activity you should contact the nominated emergency contact.

Name: Mrs Helen Flores Home Phone: (02) 4787 5083 Mobile: N/A

Additional Details

Approx 12 km Belgravia Street, Sunbath Track, Tuckers Lookout, Valley Track, Blackheath Glen Reserve, Double Echo Point, Hargreaves Lookout and Shipley Road.

This route includes walking track, road verge and unsealed road.

Minimal costs involved self catering.

Lunch Blackheath Glen Reserve 540 Megalong Road, Megalong Valley. Toilets available. Water can be treated from Pulpit Hill Creek.

Scout uniform is not required however please wear your scarf.