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Women's Wallangambe Canyon Adventure 7th November

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Looking for an awesome activity for your weekend with like-minded women in the Blue Mountains?

The Wallangambe Canyon is the perfect way to cool off and have fun.

On this trip we cliff jump, slide and laugh through the canyon.

This is a moderate canyon to immerse yourself in the fresh beautiful waters of the area. We will take you through the skills to make your way through the canyon safely.

The hike into the canyon and out of the canyon is graded 4 (Challening). This means it's a steep walk in and out. It will involve loose rocks and moving over larger rocks to make your way into the canyon.

  • Walking in takes 1 hour
  • The walk out takes 1 hour

We advise women are comfortable walking in wet clothing and steep sections of trail. A good level of fitness is required for this trip as it's a long day, but very doable!

A full day of adventure with us includes a delicious lunch and snacks, and all adventures include modern and top of the line equipment to ensure that you have the best possible experience.

DETAILS:

  • Meeting Time: 8.15am
  • Meeting Location: Mt Wilson Fire Station SEE THIS LINK
  • Maximum numbers: 5
  • Grade: Moderate to Challenging- this trip has a variety of aspects. The hike in and out of the canyon is steep, on uneven surfaces and graded hard. Once in the canyon, it's a moderate float and movement over rocks. Optional extra obstacles also make this canyon rewarding for keen individuals
  • Requirements: Comfortable in water. Ability to swim and be on your feet for over 6 hours. Expect to be cold, wet or tired at times!
  • Canyon section: Wallangambe section (2)
  • Length: Approximately 6.5 hours
  • Cost: $250 inc booking fee and GST

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Secure waterproof containers will be provided for personal items
  • Durable older clothing. Dress weather appropriately (check weather forecasts)
  • Running shoes, joggers or trainers to wear in the canyon (they will get wet). Shoes must be enclosed and have grip
  • Swimming attire (wear under clothes)
  • 2 L water
  • Sunscreen
  • Gloves. Gym gloves or bike riding gloves to protect your hands from the rocks
  • Hair ties for long hair
  • Sunglasses (optional)
  • Rain jacket (check weather forecasts)
  • Camera (optional, must be waterproof and strongly tied to your body)
  • Dry clothes and an extra towel to get changed into at the end of the day. Leave these in your car
  • Lilo! A lilo is a fun way to float and relax down the canyon. If you don't have one, you can float on your canyon pack we provide. Lots of Newsagents sell lilos for a cheap price.

INCLUDED:

  • Licensing and canyon permit
  • Experienced, qualified and professional canyon guide
  • All safety equipment including PLB
  • Wet-suit and helmet
  • Dry bags and canyon packs for your gear
  • Lunch and snacks

Leave the following behind in your car for after the tour:

  • A towel
  • Change of clothes
  • Change of footwear
  • Please leave valuables at home as we cannot guarantee their safety

Need to get in touch? GREAT! We're here to answer your questions. Please contact womenwantadventure@outlook.com

Team Women Want Adventure

FAQ'S

We've got plenty of answers to your questions HERE.

So, what exactly is Women Want Adventure? Do I have to be a young, super fit, experienced adventurer to attend?

Nope, you certainly do not. You can be a beginner to advanced (or anywhere in-between). Women Want Adventure is all about women coming together to try something new, make friendships, experience challenges, surprises and enjoyment of adventure. Our youngest member is mid 20 s, our oldest is 71, and 75% of women turn up individually.

How old do I need to be to attend? Women Want Adventure trips are for women over the age of 18 years.

Do I need any experience? No. Most women who book have never been canyoning before. We ask you are confident to be on your feet for up to 7 hours and moving over rocks and waterfalls.

Can I attend individually? Yes! Many of the women who attend our trips turn up individually and make very good friends with the other ladies in our community.

Should I bring a GoPro? Sure! They are great for taking photos are durable.

Is this the canyon with the whirlpool? No. We are completing section 2 Wallangambe and in a different section completely.

Cancellation Policy Day Trips:

Please view our full terms and conditions HERE. When booking this trip, you are aware of these terms.

* A 75% refund will be made if you cancel any part of the reservation 31 days or more prior to the first day of the reservation.

* A 50% refund will be made if you cancel any part of the reservation 15 to 30 days prior to the first day of the reservation.

* No refund will be made if you cancel any part of the reservation less than 10 days prior to the first day of the departure or any time after. This includes cancellation requests for illness and injury and Covid-19.

That is:

1. 0 to 10 days: No refund

2. 10 to 30 days: 50% refund

3. 31 or more days: 75% refund

Please be aware that if a participant cancels their trip once it commences or they do not show they also forfeit their full trip cost. Late arrival of a participant or participants on the day may also forfeit the full trip cost.

If you wish to transfer your day trip, this must be one outside 15 days prior to departure. There is a $50+gst transfer fee. Women Want Adventure does not except transfers within 15 days prior to departure. You can transfer to the same or different day trip. Please note, it must be a day trip and there may be a price difference between trips.

If WWA cancels your trip due to Covid-19, we will provide a full refund of amount paid for your trip and the option to transfer to another date without the transfer fee.

* All prices are per person and listed in Australian Dollars (AUD). All prices shown are GST inclusive where applicable.

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