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Search for the missing huts of the Vic High Country

Search for the missing huts of the Vic High Country

Activity Description:

PLEASE NOTE BTHIS TRIP IS FULL AND NO MORE BOOKINGS WILL BE ACCEPTED. SORRY This trip is open to all members who have completed driver training. Definite line picking will be required. The trip will encompass the huts located in the Mount Buller, Mansfield area and then descend from the heights to Wonnangatta valley, Dargo, Haunted Stream and Omeo and home. We will encounter steep mountain trails and long deep descents into valleys. There will be quite a few water crossings at varying depths (blinds may be required). The mountain environment can change at any time so be prepared for hot and possibly cold extreme conditions. Camping will be at different sites. Long drops are available at all camp sites but not showers. (Please note this trip will vary due to what conditions might be encountered at the time. (ie Bushfires, Snow, Rain high winds) Requirements: Standard lift and a minimum of all terrain tyres (tyres must be in good condition), Vehicles must be in good condition and not have a history of breakdowns, You must be able to carry a minimum of 120 litres of fuel (can top up at Mansfield and Dargo), Food supplies for 7 days. Food can be obtained at Dargo but is limited and packaged, We will be bush camping with long drops available at camp sites, basic recovery gear, UHF radio, camping gear including gas stove (possible fire restrictions could be inforce), Blind for water crossings The full trip itinerary will be posted at a later date. Note: No camper trailers

AT id:

2

Washup Report:

Dim had to retire due to illness. Some members retired due to rain on 6 and 7 day Rain forced trip to last only 7 days

Created by:

Michael Patrick

Information

Activity Status : Approved

Activity Type : Trip

Trip Leader : Michael Patrick

Activity Grade : Grade 3

Date From : 18/03/2017

Date to : 26/03/2017

Max Vehicles : 12

Start Time : 8:00 am

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