Wombat Hill Lookout, Yarrunga Trig & Rebecca’s View (#660)

Wombat Hill Lookout, Yarrunga Trig & Rebecca’s View (#660)

2 Jul, Tue 9:30AM Wombat Hill Lookout, Yarrunga Trig & Rebecca’s View (#660)
Grade:3/6 Length 13km  ↑200m Southern Highlands Branch
(SH Tuesday Walks) Ian G.
Walk | A bushwalk of any kind short or longSlow pace | A trip where the leader will set an easy pace.(Fully Booked) The walk begins at Meryla Pass in Morton NP.  From the locked gate continue on the Fire Trail along the ridge.  The first section is a fairly steep fire trail but flattens out and then follows along a track.There are several viewpoints which look towards Mt Carrialoo, Crankey's Creek and Lake Yarrunga until reaching the end of the track overlooking Wombat Hill.  If conditions are suitable we push through on a less defined track to Yarrunga Trig for great views down to the jnct of Yarrunga Creek & Kangaroo R. On the return there is an optional trail leading to Rebecca's View over Sandy's Creek on the other side of the ridge. Hazards: Hazards: Rough track and unfenced cliffs. Off track for extension to the trig.
Location: Morton NP (Mossvale)
Map: Bundanoon 8928-I-S Limit:20.
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From: 2 Jul 2024, 9:30AM 2024-07-02 09:30:00 Australia/Sydney NPA Walk, Wombat Hill Lookout, Yarrunga Trig & Rebecca’s View (#660) Please check and update times and meeting location. Get latest information at https://bushwalk.npansw.org.au/?activities=wombat-hill-lookout-yarrunga-trig-rebeccas-view-660-2 The walk begins at Meryla Pass in Morton NP.  From the locked gate continue on the Fire Trail along the ridge.  The first section is a fairly steep fire trail but flattens out and then follows along a track.There are several viewpoints which look towards Mt Carrialoo, Crankey's Creek and Lake Yarrunga until reaching the end of the track overlooking Wombat Hill.  If conditions are suitable we push through on a less defined track to Yarrunga Trig for great views down to the jnct of Yarrunga Creek & Kangaroo R. On the return there is an optional trail leading to Rebecca's View over Sandy's Creek on the other side of the ridge. Hazards: 9:30am Meet Bowral Pool or advise leader if going direct to track head. Wombat Hill Lookout, Yarrunga Trig & Rebecca’s View (#660) NPA | Ian Grant
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