Sun, 27 Aug|
Popran National Park
Women Embrace Hiking - Mt Olive and Emerald Pool in Popran National Park
This beautiful walk takes in the magnificent views of Glenworth Valley and Popran National Park as well as a side trip to the gorgeous Emerald Pool. We’ll carry a homemade morning tea and enjoy a picnic lunch at the end.
Time & Location
27 Aug 2023, 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
Popran National Park, Popran National Park
About The Adventure
About the Adventure: Join us to explore Glenworth Valley on our Women Embrace Mt Olive and Emerald Pool Hike! On this 10km loop hike, we’ll take a side trip up Mt Olive to take in the magnificent views of Glenwoorth Valley and Popran National Park. We'll wander down to the creek, keeping our eye out for some of park’s many glossy black cockatoos, or even a honeyeater. We'll make a stop to admire the gorgeous Emerald Pool, named for its deep green hue, then head back up the trail for more scenic vistas. We’ll start and finish in the picnic area near the carpark. We’ll enjoy morning tea along the trail and a healthy picnic lunch after our rewarding hike. We hope you can join us.
Details: Mt Olive and Emerald Pool
Date: Friday 28th July 2023
Meeting Time: 7:15am for a 7:30am start
Meeting Point: Ironbark Picnic Area, Glenworth Valley. A map of the exact meeting point will be sent to you via text in the week leading up to the event.
Fitness Level: For moderate to high fitness levels
Experience: We recommend you have some previous bushwalking experience. You will need have a moderate to high fitness level and sturdy shoes with good grip to successfully enjoy your walk.
About the Walk: This walk is rated Grade 3 in parts and 4 in parts. We’ll walk approx 10kms over uneven ground with some steps and steep in parts. This trail can be slippery when wet, even after light rain. For more about the grading system click on this link
Toilets: There is a drop toilet at the start (and finish) of the walk.
Parking: There is a car park at the beginning of the walk.
- Eco Pass, Parks Licencing Fees, Full Insurance
- Wilderness first Aid qualified leader
- Morning tea and lunch including hot drinks and home-baked goodies. (We cater for most dietary requirements, please let us know of any needs when booking)
- Photos of your adventure will be posted on our Facebook event page for you to save
What do I need to bring/wear?
- small day pack with waist strap (to carry your personal belongings)
- hiking boots, sturdy joggers or trail runners
- comfortable, sun-protective activewear
- bug spray
- any personal medications you may need (asthma puffer/epi-pen etc)
- waterproof jacket (in case of cold/ wet weather)
- an extra warm layer in case of cold/windy weather
- at least 2 litres of water (remember we will be walking for a couple of hours and there are no water fill-up points along the way)
- we recommend leaving an extra set of clothes in the car in case we run into cold or wet weather
- hiking poles (optional)
How fit do I need to be to join this adventure? This hike covers approx 10km of moderate to hard levels of terrain. You'll need a moderate to high level of fitness to join us on this walk. If you're not sure if you are fit enough for the walk please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to give you a call to discuss. This trail is not handicapped accessible at this time and pets are not allowed.
I'll be coming on my own, is that ok?
Not a problem at all! Lots of women come on their own to our adventures. Your Women Embrace Adventure host will make sure everyone is introduced before we set off on this beautiful hike. We always have lots of fun, there is no pressure, no judgment, and lots of encouragement from everyone. By the end of the hike, you may have just found some new adventure friends!
How many will be on our Hike? We keep our adventures quite personal. On this adventure, there will be no more than 14 women plus your WEA guides.
By making a booking you agree to, understand and accept our terms and conditions Terms and Conditions, our Covid-19 Policy and the Waiver of Liability.
Your booking is final once your payment is processed and a confirmation email is sent to you.
No refunds will be given but your spot can be transferred to another lady over the age of 18. Please email us at least 24 hours before the adventure and provide her contact details. This is an all-weather event. If cancelled by Women Embrace Adventure a credit or full refund will be provided.
This is a women's only adventure. Valid for sale until sold out. Advertised prices are per person. Prices are correct as of 21 August 2022 and are subject to availability, withdrawal and change at any time without notice due to fluctuations in charges and currency.
All current government safety and health guidelines at the time of booking and departure must be adhered to including all Covid-19 requirements. Any additional costs related to but not limited to government travel restrictions are the responsibility of the individual traveller and not Women Embrace Adventure. If this trip is undersubscribed or in circumstances where external events affect the viability or safety of this trip to go ahead, Women Embrace Adventure reserves the right to cancel or reschedule and to exclude/remove any participants from this trip.
Mt Olive and Emerald Pool Hike
Women Embrace Mt Olive and Emerald Pool - Sunday 27th August$105.00Tax: GST included
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