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Day Hike / Bushwalk

The You Yangs – Variety & Fun

Standard, February 14, 2017, samlcook, 0 Views 0 Comments
Flinders Peak

How great was the weather yesterday? Beautiful blue skies and sunshine, but without that intense heat we’ve had lately, made for perfect hiking weather. The past week I’ve been up to the You Yangs a few times – a mixture of school starting, a new job that I don’t start until tomorrow, and an old […]

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Day Hike / Bushwalk

Inspiration vs Reality & Perspective

Standard, February 4, 2017, samlcook, 0 Views 2 Comments
hiking bushwalking

I’m just back from a walk and I feel AWESOME!! I sat up on my fave rock for a while, enjoying the early morning serenity, then I walked the trail around the rock – total distance 1km. Yep – that’s right, it’s not a typo – 1km. For someone that did two overnight hikes only […]

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Bushwalking Group Walks Multi-Day Hike / Bushwalk

Wilsons Promontory – secluded beaches, beautiful views, and great hiking

Standard, October 5, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 2 Comments
hiking shoes

What do removing your pants in public, squishy squelchy mud, and leeches all have in common? They all helped make our weekend hiking trip in Wilsons Promontory National Park a fun and memorable one! Full of energy and excitement, our group met at Tidal River, and headed off in the bus to Telegraph Saddle carpark. […]

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Bushwalking Group Walks Multi-Day Hike / Bushwalk

The Grampians – A Paradise for Hikers

Standard, September 19, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 2 Comments
Lake Bellfield

Flopped on my couch at 7.30 on Sunday night, trying my hardest to stay awake, and a huge grin on my face. Yep – The Grampians had delivered an AWESOME weekend. Well known amongst us hikers, The Grampians offers breath-taking views at every turn, well-maintained and varied trails, and the opportunity for some challenging and […]

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Day Hike / Bushwalk

Lower & Upper Kalimna Falls

Standard, July 27, 2016, samlcook, 0 Views 1 Comment
otways hiking

About a month ago, while trawling the Internet, I come across a hike in the Otway’s to a couple of spots Lower and Upper Kalimna Falls. I set out to find them. To reach Lower and Upper Kalimna Falls, you need to park at Sheoak Falls picnic area. For some reason, Google maps (and I) […]

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