Sat, 13 May|
Women Embrace Hiking - Southern Section of Glenrock State Conservation Area
Get your weekend off to an adventurous start with this short but challenging walk which features some hidden highlights of Glenrock that you may not have seen before. It’s a beautiful coastal hike with bush, beach and rocky terrain, all in our own backyard.
Time & Location
13 May 2023, 7:30 am – 11:30 am
Reay Park, Dudley NSW 2290, Australia
About The Adventure
About the Adventure: Join us to explore the less populated area of Glenrock State Conservation Area on our Women Embrace Southern Glenrock Hike! We’ll take in some postcard-perfect coastal views, see terrific old-growth eucalypts, walk on wet rocky plateaus, make our way through gorgeous Glenrock forest, and take in the ocean along Dudley beach. We’ll carry a homemade morning tea to snack on mid-hike, and we’ll finish with a hot drink in the park when we complete our adventure. We hope you can join us.
Date: Saturday 13 May 2023
Meeting Time: 7:15 for 7:30 start
Meeting Point: Dudley, NSW-exact meeting spot will be sent in the confirmation email
Fitness Level: Moderate-High
Experience: Some bushwalking experience is recommended. You must have at least a moderate fitness level, be comfortable walking on rough or wet terrain with steps and steep inclines/descents.
About the Walk: This walk is rated Grade 4. We’ll walk 8-9kms over a variety of terrain, including uneven ground with many steps, wet rocky plateaus and soft sand. Some areas of this walk will be wet and slippery, even when there has been no recent rain. Click here to find out more about the hike grading system
Toilets: There are toilets at the start (and finish) of the walk.
Car Parking: There is street parking in the suburban streets around.
- Eco Pass, Parks Licencing Fees, Full Insurance Coverage
- Wilderness First Aid qualified leader and guide
- Morning tea including hot drinks and home-baked goodies. (We cater for most dietary requirements, please let us know of any dietary 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?
- day pack with waist strap (to carry your personal belongings)
- hiking boots, sturdy joggers or trail runners are needed
- 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 few 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 9 kms of moderate to hard levels of terrain. You will need a moderate/high level of fitness to join us on this walk. The hike covers some slippery downhill sections; if you're not sure if this hike is for you, please contact us on 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 meets 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.
Stay Safe Procedures:
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Your booking is final once your payment is processed and a confirmation email is sent to you.
No refunds will be given but you can pay it forward 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 13 January 2023 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.
We hope you can join us!
Hiking Southern Glenrock
Women Embrace Hiking - Southern section of Glenrock State Conservation Area$55.00Tax: GST included