Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Victoria specific bushwalking discussion.
Forum rules
Victoria specific bushwalking discussion. Please avoid publishing details of access to sensitive areas with no tracks.

Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby LLSC » Mon 17 Jun, 2024 12:17 pm

I am looking for assistance from anyone who may have a map of the route from Mt Jaithmatang north to Fainter Firetrail. BTAC plan to clear a route through here after winter. SV and some other maps have an indicative line of roughly where it goes. Parts of it have a definite footpad but in other parts, regrowth has completely obscured the route. I would appreciate if anyone can point me in the direction of anything semi-official, to assist us in taking the best line.
Thankyou.
LLSC
Nothofagus gunnii
Nothofagus gunnii
 
Posts: 39
Joined: Sat 18 Nov, 2017 9:05 am
Region: Victoria
Gender: Male

Re: Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby JamesMc » Mon 17 Jun, 2024 8:25 pm

Will this be an official Parks Victoria-sanctioned working bee?

If so then surely PV would have a GPX file or similar???
JamesMc
Athrotaxis cupressoides
Athrotaxis cupressoides
 
Posts: 272
Joined: Wed 09 Dec, 2009 5:24 pm
Region: Victoria
Gender: Male

Re: Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby paidal_chalne_vala » Fri 28 Jun, 2024 7:13 pm

I have walked that route last decade but it is now very overgrown as is the route from Tawonga Huts up to the summit of Mt. Jaithmatang.
I hope to be available to take part in the working bee.
paidal_chalne_vala
Lagarostrobos franklinii
Lagarostrobos franklinii
 
Posts: 2494
Joined: Sun 22 Jan, 2012 10:30 pm
ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS: VNPA.BTAC.Friends of Baw Baw.Mt.Bogong Club.
Region: Victoria
Gender: Male

Re: Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby stry » Mon 01 Jul, 2024 12:40 pm

Eyeball the topography and follow your nose. :)
stry
Athrotaxis selaginoides
Athrotaxis selaginoides
 
Posts: 1426
Joined: Mon 10 Jun, 2013 6:28 pm
Region: Victoria
Gender: Male

Re: Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby eggs » Mon 01 Jul, 2024 1:45 pm

I don't remember any real track through there - but really quite open going - like stry says.
User avatar
eggs
Lagarostrobos franklinii
Lagarostrobos franklinii
 
Posts: 10570
Joined: Fri 23 May, 2008 2:58 pm
Location: Para Vista, South Australia
Region: South Australia

Re: Map Jaithmathang to Fainter FT

Postby north-north-west » Sun 07 Jul, 2024 6:17 pm

Ditto. It is (in my increasingly out-of-date) experience, a straightforward line-of-sight walk, no vegetational challenge.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
User avatar
north-north-west
Lagarostrobos franklinii
Lagarostrobos franklinii
 
Posts: 15224
Joined: Thu 14 May, 2009 7:36 pm
Location: The Asylum
ASSOCIATED ORGANISATIONS: Social Misfits Anonymous
Region: Tasmania


Return to Victoria

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests