Now waitlisting - London Bridge to Washpen Crossing

Now waitlisting - London Bridge to Washpen Crossing

Sat 13th Apr 2024

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Part-day walk

This is a walk through the southern section of Googong. We will walk from the London Bridge woolshed to the old homestead then we walk beside Burra Creek to approach the London Bridge arch from the south. We will continue north to the confluence of the Queanbeyan River and Burra Creek, visiting Washpen Crossing. Returning we will get a different view of the London Bridge arch by approaching from the north. We then return to the cars by crossing the arch. Home in time for lunch.

Additional Information

Booking End Date

Thu 11th Apr 2024 02:00pm

Length

Medium

Terrain

Medium

Distance

9 km

Ascent

320 m

Descent

320 m

Map Name

Captains Flat

Terrain Information

Mostly on track. There are a couple of steep slippery downhill sections so walking poles may be a good idea for those who use them. As there are a couple of short sections with long grass some people may wish to bring gaiters.

Transport Information

Drive yourself - meeting at the intersection of Old Cooma Road and Burra Road (see Bilby map). We will convoy from there. Burra Road intersects with Old Cooma Road 8.5km South of the Edwin Land Parkway/Old Cooma Road Intersection. Burra Road intersects with Old Cooma Road 8km North of the Monaro Highway/Old Cooma Road intersection. You choose the route most suitable from your home address.


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Start: Sat 13th Apr 2024 @ 08:00am
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