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Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Wellington Huts

Tuesday 16th April 2019

Retreat Hut
Today was just a short walk from The Springs to the lesser known Retreat and Kara Huts on Mount Wellington, up to Pinnacle Road and return via the Sawmill track. An interesting little walk.

At Retreat Hut

Retreat Hut

Retreat Hut

Retreat Hut

Retreat Hut





At Kara Hut




Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Kara Hut

Derwent

Derwent

Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Cape Direction

Tuesday 19th March 2019

Cape Direction
This was a short walk starting from South Arm and following the Blessington Track and beaches to Cape Direction and return. It was a perfect autumn day with little breeze.


Mount Wellington


Cape Deliverance


Heading around to Cape Direction






Iron Pot


Cape Direction

Iron Pot




Bunker at Cape Direction

Gun Emplacement Cape Direction

Cape Direction

Goat Beach

Cliffs at Cape Direction

Cape Direction

Cape Direction
A good easy short walk.
Distance: 9.3 kms.
Time: 2'23"
Ascent: 135 metres
GPX file is here.




Friday, 22 February 2019

Northern Tangara Trails

Friday 22nd February 2019

Mays Point
Today's walk was a quick one around some of the Northern Tangara Trails around Roches Beach and Lauderdale areas.
I parked at Seven Mile Beach and just did an anticlockwise circuit utilizing, roads, horse trails and walking tracks to arrive back at the car.
A good walk with one small hill and nice coastal scenery.
Distance: 17.0 kms.
Time: 3'35"
Ascent: 300 metres
GPX file is here.

Tangara Entrance

Tangara

Tangara

Heading up Single Hill

Single Hill

From Single Hill

From Single Hill


Wetlands behind Roches Beach

Roches Beach

Roches Beach

Roches Beach

Roches Beach

Roches Beach

From coastal track

From coastal track

From coastal track
From coastal track

Seven Mile Beach