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Why this Hike
This walk in Northern New South Wales takes you through an amazing piece of Australian bush including iconic native Coolabah Trees. If you are looking for an off track adventure then this hike is certainly the one for you requiring a good knowledge of navigation before you set out on this hike.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting at Culgoa River Campground, this unmarked hike strolls through open native woodlands along Culgoa Connellys Track (a north-westerly direction) for about 4 Kilometres until reaching the junction with Sandhill track where you will turn back and return to the Colgoa River Campground to complete the hike.
*Please note that this hike has been given the intermediate difficulty rating due to lack of track signage, the walk itself is more of a beginner level walk except for navigational difficulties.
Packing for a Day Hike
Even if it is just a small day hike, packing is still essential to make sure everyone stays safe and has fun while on your hike. This free packing list will make sure you have everything you need while taking the hassle out of packing.
Food for a Day Hike
Before setting off on a day hike one thing you must do is plan what food you are going to bring with you. Your snacks and lunches should be nutritious, delicious and lightweight but they don't need to be complex.
Our recipe hub includes a range of lunches and snacks perfect for a day hike ranging from easy to create in minutes to tasty creations like you would make at home.
Leave No Trace
A Hikers Friend fully endorses the 7 principles of ‘leave no trace’ hiking which aim to protect our natural spaces and encourages you to apply them on your next adventure.
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