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Clarke Head and the top of Orang Utan Pass
Brian Fox
Maps, etc:
Department of Lands topographic map, 1:25000, Mount Wilson, 893) -1N, Third edition. GPS setting WGS 84.
From Hat Hill carpark (opposite Hat Hill) Hat Hill Road, Blackheath proceed to the ruins of Wallace 1927 house, then walk to Clarke Head and descend to the top of Orang Utan Pass and return. Spectacular scenery. About 4km.
Gear Issues:
First aid kit, 2 litres of water. GPS, PLB, appropriate head and footwear, electrolytes, maps, compass, have clothes to change into in the car for afterwards.
This walk was last done by Brian Fox and Michael Keats 6th October 2006. If you have a copy of The Upper Grose Valley- Bushwalkers Business, it is walk 23 on page 244. Vignette No. 6 is also relevant.
Expiry Date:
06-Apr-2019 Go Back
Note: Walk Reports will be available to download for 1 month after the walk.

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