Bobbin Head Loop Hike
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park New South Wales - Sun 19th July 2020

Max Participants:
12
Location:
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park New South Wales
Date:
Sun 19th July 2020
Start Time:
9:00am
End Time:
2:00pm
Duration:
5 hrs
Non-Member Cost:
$10.00 per person
Member Cost:
FREE
Tagged:
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If you like to mix things up a bit, you can’t miss Sphinx Memorial to Bobbin Head loop track. The long walk leads along Bobbin Head trail past open forests of smooth barked apple gum and red bloodwoods to Empire Marina Bobbin Head and historic Halvorsen’s boatshed before arriving at Bobbin Head. 

 

Kathy our host for the day will meet you at the Sphinx memorial just before 9.00am and she will be wearing a bright orange Adventurous Women Cap for easy identification.
We will also advise you of her contact number with your booking confirmation should you need to contact her. 

There is parking close to the memorial but if you don't have a National Parks sticker, street parking is available just outside the park near Sir Frederick Scherger Dr.

We will pass through Bobbin Head where there are kiosks however they can be closed or extremely busy so please ensure you bring your lunch along and any snacks you would like.


About The Walk:  

Classified as Grade 4 - click the link to find out more about the grading system
Distance: 13km loop
Time Allocated: 5 hours
Gradient: Short steep hills
Experience Required: No experience required, however you should have a good level of general fitness as the walk can be challenging at times


For more information about the walking trail, grading, directions, travel time, maps etc - https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/things-to-do/walking-tracks/sphinx-memorial-to-bobbin-head-loop-track


Gallery

Sphinx Memorial
Sphinx Memorial
Bobbin Head Loop
Bobbin Head Loop
Bobbin Head Loop

Location

Please note map locations and route are approximate only

Highlights

● Aboriginal engravings

● Historic Sphinx memorial

● Temperate rainforest

● Beautiful views

Includes

Adventurous Women Walk Host

Excludes

Lunch

What To Bring/Wear

- At least 2L Water

- Sunscreen / Hat

- Snacks

- Your Lunch

- Good Walking Shoes/Boots

- Walking Poles (but if you don't have any that's fine)

- A windproof/waterproof jacket

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