Lake Manchester Circuit Hike
Lake Manchester Queensland - Sun 17th July 2022

Max Participants:
10
Location:
Lake Manchester Queensland
Date:
Sun 17th July 2022
Start Time:
7:15am
End Time:
1:00pm approx
Duration:
5.5 hrs
Hike Rating:
Grade 3
Distance:
18.00km approx.
Non-Member Cost:
$30.00 per person
Member Cost:
$20.00 per person
Tagged:
intermediate

Lake Manchester is on Jinibara Country and one of the secondary water storage areas for Brisbane and surrounds. This hike passes through open eucalypt and ironbark forest with the opportunity to spot lots of reptiles and birdlife including red-backed wrens, red browed finches and the yellow-tailed black cockatoos and is covered by a nice amount of shade with some stunning glimpses of Lake Manchester at many locations along the way.

The circuit follows the fire and SEQ water tracks that circumnavigate the lake and features a number of hilly sections, including some that are quite steep.

Upon returning to the picnic grounds we will enjoy a well earned treat and tea/coffee. 

While this not an overly difficult adventure it is challenging due to the distance and hilly terrain so a moderate to high level of fitness is required.


Gallery

View of Lake Manchester
View of Lake Manchester Dam wall

Location

Please note map locations and route are approximate only

Highlights

● Lake views

● Wildlife & wildflowers

● A great track for those looking for a longer hike

Includes

Adventurous Women® Host, Chris

Tea and coffee and treat back at the Picnic ground

Excludes

Transport to/from

What To Bring/Wear

- Minimum 2litres water /3 litres if the day is going to be hot!

- Hydralite or electrolyte tabs for personal use if required (recommended if hot)

- Snacks

- Lunch

- Personal first aid kit

- Good walking/hiking shoes

- Hiking poles if you use them

Cancellation & Refunds

Notice of cancellation must be in writing, with an email as an acceptable form of communication, directly to Adventurous Women with the following conditions:

  • 7 days + prior to departure - Full Refund
  • 6 days or less - Full Refund if replacement can be found
  • Within 24 hours - No Refund

No refund is available after departure of a walk or tour has commenced.

Please see our COVID-19 specific Terms and Conditions if you're impacted by border changes, close contact requirements etc.



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