Tag Archives: Blackheath Bushwalking

Rodriguez Pass – Waterfalls and Fungi – 6 April 2017

This was quite a long and strenuous walk at Blackheath, particularly so with stops to photograph waterfalls and fungi. But it was very worthwhile and spectacular. I caught an early train to Blackheath and then walked the 30 minutes to … Continue reading

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Burramoko Head and Hanging Rock Walk – 23-24 October 2016

This was a pleasant walk to the cliffs¬†above the Grose Valley, mainly to photograph the spectacular Hanging Rock. I caught the train to Blackheath, arrived around 1:30 pm, and then started on the walk. It took about 20 minutes to … Continue reading

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Coachwood Glen – Fungi, Slime Moulds and a Rare Plant – 11 April 2015

I attended the Sydney Fungal Studies Group Inc Field Activity at Coachwood Glen last Saturday. Coachwood Glen can be found in Megalong Valley, not far from Blackheath in the Blue Mountains. There is a short nature walk in the rainforest … Continue reading

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New Book on The Grand Canyon, Blackheath

Erik Halbert and Ross Ellis have written and produced a new book on The Grand Canyon at Blackheath. It is called “Doing the Grand Canyon Blackheath” and is published by The Sydney Speleological Society. The authors are cavers, and the … Continue reading

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Hanging Rock Weekend – 18-19 May 2013

A cold weekend up the mountains. An icy wind was blowing from the south west. It was chilling! I had travelled up to the Blue Mountains with John, Chuin Nee and their baby, Jasper. I had convinced them that Hanging … Continue reading

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