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Overnight Family Hike: 26th - 27th May (Sorry - cancelled due to lack of interest)

posted 7 May 2012, 04:26 by Epping Scouts   [ updated 24 May 2012, 03:05 ]
What is it?
An overnight hike suitable for Scouts and their families to see what a typical Scout “Cord” hike might be like
When is it?
1pm Saturday 26th – “About Lunchtime”  Sunday 27th May
Where is it?
We start at Berowra station
hike about 5km to Crosslands via the Benowie walking track,
Camp overnight at Crosslands
How do we get there?
Train from Epping to Berowra Station
At least one car will be positioned at Crosslands
The next morning, we ferry hikers by car back to  Hornsby station
Train from Hornsby to Epping Station and home…
Who can go?
The hike is of “Low difficulty” with some steep (but manageble) grades and is suitable for all Scouts, their (moderately fit) Parents and (9 – 11 y.o.) Siblings
What do I need to bring?
Hiking gear (pack, sleeping bag, etc)
Tent (you can borrow one from Scouts if needed)
Snacks. Dinner and Breakfast will be catered for
How much will it cost?
$20 per participant will cover all food and camping costs at Crosslands
- On top of that, bring enough to cover your train fare
Epping Scouts,
7 May 2012, 04:26
Epping Scouts,
7 May 2012, 04:26