july, 2019

10jul9:30 amNSW Lachlan Valley Branch WalksWinter Calendar 20199:30 am Lions Memorial Park

NPA Walks

Event Info

National Parks Association of NSW Lachlan Valley Branch Walks

The medium 4km off track and rock hopping begins at Lions Park.

 

Walkers are reminded to bring along enough food and water for the entire day as well as suitable clothing, footwear, hat and sunscreen. A pair of good binoculars and a fold up chair is recommended.

 

All walks are subject to there being no adverse RFS fire warnings at the time and no closure of the relevant State Forest due to Hunting Permits etc.

 

Please contact Peter Cannon on 6866 1225 the night before the walk if you intend to come.

 

A $2.00 donation from each walker is appreciated.

 

When

9:30 am on Wednesday 10 July

 

Where

Lions Park, Parkes

 

More Information

Follow along with National Parks Association of NSW’s Facebook page for more information.

 

Grades

Easy: (5 to 10 kilometres) Mostly flat to slightly undulating topography. Walks are mostly on tracks or fire trails and of moderate distance. Suitable for those with a minimum level of fitness.

 

Medium: (5 to 8 kilometres) May be over moderate hills or rough terrain. May involve some off track walking. Walk may involve shorter distance overall due to rougher conditions. Suitable for an average fitness level.

 

Hard:  (5 or more kilometres) Walk may involve hilly or mountainous terrain, rough tracks, a trackless route or an extended distance. Walk suitable for above average fitness level.

 

Time

(Wednesday) 9:30 am

Location

Lions Memorial Park

9 Molong Road, Parkes

Organizer

National Parks Association of NSW Lachlan Valley Branchlachlan@npansw.org.au PO Box 593, Parkes 2870