BLUE MOUNTAINS TRAVERSE

NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA
DESCRIPTION:

On this 3-day pack walk you will travel across The Blue Mountains from Blackheath to Wentworth Falls. You will discover the lush fern gullies of the Grand Canyon, see the stunning views from the rocky outcrop of Ruined Castle and be awed by the Valley of Waterfalls at Wentworth Falls.

Complimentary transfers from the Sydney CBD to the Blue Mountains are available if required (2 hours drive), or option to meet in the Blue Mountains.


For those starting the walk in the Blue Mountains a pre-tour night at the historic Carrington Hotel can be organised when you book your tour including dinner, bed and breakfast. This art deco manor is in the heart of Katoomba with shops, cafes and restaurants at your doorstep.

PRICE INCLUDES:

 

Your 3 day walking holiday includes:
 

  • Pack Free Walk – carry as little as your water and camera

  • 2 nights at the Blue Mountain’s historic art deco Carrington hotel

  • 2 x a la carte dinners in local Blue Mountains restaurants

  • Superb regional wines to enjoy with dinner

  • 2 x Hot and Cold breakfasts

  • 3 lunches to enjoy whilst walking

  • Fresh fruit and trail mix to enjoy during your walk

  • Professionally guided – Our guides are locals who are passionate, well trained and enthusiastic with the ability to bring to life a depth of information.

  • Transfers to and from Sydney

  • National Park Fees

  • Complimentary pickups from the Sir Stamford Hotel, Sydney CBD if required

ACCOMODATION

  • The Carrington Hotel
     

DON'T FORGET:
 
NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TRIP
  • Insurance

  • Pre / post tour accommodation

  • Public transport to start of walk

  • Any optional activities during free time

  • Tips or gratuities and items of a personal nature

 

OUR TIPS:
 
This is a fully supported walk, you only need to carry a light day pack.
 
Note: This tour may be mixed (male and female)

7k GVWR Sizes & Payload


Size - Weight - Payload

77" X 12' - 1380 lbs - 5620lbs

77" X 14' - 1520 lbs - 5480lbs

77" X 16' - 1650 lbs - 5350lbs

77" X 18' - 1746 lbs - 5254lbs

83" X 12' - 1608 lbs - 5392lbs

83" X 14' - 1625 lbs - 5375lbs

83" X 16' - 1665 lbs - 5335lbs

83" X 18' - 1770 lbs - 5230lbs

83" X 20' - 1960 lbs - 5040lbs




Brakes & Suspension


Standard -

Ez Lube Idler Spring Axle & Electric Brake Spring Axle

Optional -

Ez Lube Electric Brake Spring Axles

Ez Lube Idler Spring Axles




Cargo Loading


Standard -

Stake Pocket Tie Downs

4' Spring Assisted Gate

Optional -

Weld On D-Rings

U-Hooks

Extra Stake Pockets

No Ramps Or Gate

3' Spring Assisted Gate

Pair Of Slide-In Ramps

4' Spring Assisted Lay-Down Gate

4' Spring Assisted Heavy Duty Gate




Color


Standard -

Lamar Gray Powder Coat




Coupler


Standard -

2" 7K Ram A-Frame Cast Coupler

Optional -

2" 10K Demco Adj Cast Coupler




Electrical


Standard -

Led Lights

Optional -

Weather Resistant Harness




Frame


Standard -

Straight Deck

Wrap Tongue

3" X 2" Angle Frame

Smooth Teardrop Fenders

Standard Height Side Rails

24" Center-To-Center Crossmembers

Treated Yellow Pine Floor

2" X 2" Angle Toprail

Optional -

48" Expanded Metal Side Rails

24" Expanded Metal Side Rails

24" Solid Metal Side Rails

2-3/8" Pipe Toprail

Diamond Plate Fenders

2' Dove




Jack


Standard -

2K Top-Wind Flip Jack

Optional -

7K Drop-Leg Jack




Other


Optional -

24" X 24" Tool Cage

Front Tool Box

Pair Of Lockable Trimmer Racks

Pair Of Water Cooler Racks

Lockable Fuel Can Rack

Lockable Trimmer Rack

Water Cooler Rack




Tires


Standard -

205/75 R15 6Ply Tire

Black Wheel

Optional -

Spare Tire Mount
Spare Tire





MAR 2021 - DEC 2021
 

$1,299
(ex GST)

3
days
Activity Level:

Moderate

Frequently asked questions

How fit do I need to be to do this walk?


All walks require a general level of fitness. For more specific information check the itinerary page.
Please note if you have any medical conditions which may affect your walking we suggest you seek medical advice before booking this tour.




Is there a portered walk option?


All our guests will have their overnight bags transported, leaving you free to relax and enjoy the walk instead of struggling with a large backpack.




So what will I need to carry?


All our guests will just need to carry a small day pack with water, camera and any small personal items you want access to during the day. You won’t even need to carry your lunch as your guide will carry the groups lunch.




Do you cater for different dietary requirements?


Yes we can provide for any special dietary requirements. When booking please specify your special dietary requirements with as much details as possible. If you require specific meals such as gluten free, vegetarians that don’t eat fish or vegan, other than our standard menu you can either bring your own supplements or a $50 surcharge will apply.




If I am travelling on my own do I need to pay a single supplement?


If you are happy to twin share a room with another solo traveller, there is no extra charge. (If we can’t find another solo traveller to share with, you will have your own room at no extra cost). However if you want to request a room specifically for yourself you will be required to pay an additional fee, enquire for details.




What time does this adventure start and finish?


The tour starts at 7.15am at the Sir Stamford in Sydney or 9.15 am at the carrington Hotel Katoomba




Can you recommend pre and post tour accommodation?


We can arrange pre tour accomodation at the Historic Carringtom Hotel in Katoomba which includes dinner, bed and breakfast. Please let us know if you would like prices.




I’m driving, where should I park my car?


If you are driving to meet the group, please let us know and we will discuss the best options for meeting and parking your car




How many people are in each walking group?


We run this tour with a maximum of 10 walkers.