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walk Hannel's Spur, cycle back to car. Xmas 2020

PostPosted: Wed 16 Dec, 2020 2:14 pm
by Wollemi
Any takers?
Kosciuszko NP
Taking in Christmas period 2020... if rains go away.
D1. Walk up Hannels Spur from Swampy Plains River. Slow-medium pace.
D2. Moira's Flat to Ramshead area, via Mt Kosciuszko. Into Thredbo.
D3. Foul Wx contingency, or other walks out to 2nd and 3rd highest peaks
D4. Swap backpack and boots for bicycle and SPD shoes. Cycle 55km and descend Alpine Way, past Leatherbarrel Ck and Tom Groggin to car.

Re: walk Hannel's Spur, cycle back to car. Xmas 2020

PostPosted: Sat 02 Jan, 2021 10:53 am
by Wollemi
This four-day trip did happen, solo.
Met many older people doing longer MTB (150km loops in a day) and bushwalking trips - 8 day, followed by one night's rest then 9 day wilderness walks while at Thredbo YHA.

Thank you all for reading, and consideration.

Re: walk Hannel's Spur, cycle back to car. Xmas 2020

PostPosted: Tue 20 Jul, 2021 9:26 am
by blagle
Hi there,

Just reading this now, good to hear you did it solo. I did the walk in Easter from Geehi flats (to Townsend, Kosi, onto Ramshead and finish at Dead Horse gap car park). Had thought about cycling back to Geehi but was a bit worried about leaving my bike in the bush so ended up leaving a second vehicle at Dead Horse gap for the return home. Where did you leave your bike?

Cheers