Mt SOLITARY VIA THE RUINED CASTLE
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MT SOLITARY VIA THE RUINED CASTLE
- 14km (Strenuous)
Saturday July 25, 2020 (arrive Friday before)
Mt Solitary is an isolated sandstone plateau, easily visible from Echo Point, that stands alone in the Jamison Valley below Katoomba. From its flat top there are excellent views of Narrow Neck and the Jamison Valley, as well as south to Lake Burragorang.
Drive to Katoomba Friday afternoon (July 24) to stay overnight at the YHA in the centre of Katoomba.
Our adventure starts bright and early at 4.30am Saturday July 25 with the sunrise summit of The Ruined Castle. Then we trek along the trail to summit Mt Solitary arriving around 4pm.
NSW National Park fees – entry and camping
First Aid and Navigation by 2 qualified Fittrek leaders (Lisa & Rozzie)
Satellite communicator with GPS and two-way communicator
Gear checklist and advice
Pre event information
Breakfast, morning tea and Lunch on trek day.
Travel to and from start point
Items in the gear list
Food on Friday, Saturday night and Sunday.
If you would like to stay on Saturday night after our trek at the YHA please let Roz know.
$200 (including YHA for Friday night) - To register interest email Rozzie at email@example.com or you can book directly via the MINDBODY app
WHAT TO BRING
Minimum 3L water
Water bladder/water bottle(s)
Rain gear (just in case)
Extra layers – it will be cold
Comfortable hiking shoes (tested and worn in)
Light weight towel
Personal medication/first aid (a more extensive first aid kit will be carried by coach Roz)
Head torch with spare batteries
Optional/weather dependent – hiking poles, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, binoculars, camera
Any cancellations within 30 days will forfeit 20% of the total cost
Any cancellation within 7 days will not receive any refund
Any questions or concerns feel free to call Rozzie on 0407 899 689 or email firstname.lastname@example.org