Bushwalking Skills with Walking SA – Ansteys Hill

Sunday 16 June 2024

9:00am

This 3-hour small group session is designed to improve your confidence to get a bit further out on our fabulous South Australian trails. It will include a 2+ hour hike on designated trails in the park, plus some time to relax in the bush and have a chat about:

How to plan and be well prepared for a hike
How to stay comfortable while walking
Equipment to take with you
Navigation and map resources
What to do in an emergency
Rules and guidelines about walking in parks
The principles of Leave No Trace
Walking SA
Bushwalking Leadership South Australia
National Parks and Wildlife Service SA (NPWSSA)
Fitness requirements: A moderate level of fitness is required to complete this hike. The proposed route is on grade 3 trails and includes some uneven surfaces with moderate ascents and descents. This trail is 8kms, with around 300m of ascending and descending, requires the ability to walk uphill and down.

You will need to complete the medical form to participate in this event.

This is event is brought to you as part of the National Parks and WildLife Service’s Park of the Month.