Discovering Gosford's bushland on foot


Title: Discovering Gosford's bushland on foot
Author: Anthony Dunk
Edition: 1
Publisher: Envirobook
ISBN: 0858812029
Number of pages: 80
Year of Publication: 2004
Cover Price (au$): 13.95
Format: Paperback
Weight (grams): 90
Regions the book covers: Gosford - Bouddi & Brisbane Water NP's and Gosford Council Reserves
Height (cm): 18

Hiking - New South Wales - Gosford Region - Guidebooks,Gosford Region (N.S.W.) - Guidebooks

Authors Comments
With secluded beaches, waterfalls, wildflowers, Aboriginal rock art and panoramic views 
Gosford's bushland has something to appeal to everyone.
In this book you will find fascinating information about the area and descriptions of 
walks ranging from easy strolls to solid all day treks.
Interpretive Information: Some
Grade system explained: No
Ascent and/or Decent provided: No
Driving directions provided: Yes
Date walks last reviewed provided: No
A summary of walks provided: Yes
Regional Map of walks provided: No
Maps designed for walking: Yes - limited detail
Type of maps used (for walking): Sketch
Colour used in walking maps: Black and White
Size of walking maps: Full page
Colour depth of photos: Black and White
Comment on Photographs: Two colour photos on the cover and 16 B&W images in the book
Level of detail in tracknotes: Detailed route information
Alternate route and side trip suggestions: Some walks

List of walks in book

Walk Name Length Time Grade Page
Maitland Bay Circuit 5 km 4 hrs Easy/Medium 25
Bullimah Lookout 2 km 1 Hr Easy 27
Little Beach 1.2 km 1 Hr Easy 27
Tallow Beach and Box Head 5 km 4 hrs Easy 29
MacMasters Beach to Putty Beach 8.5 km 5 hrs Medium 31
Piles Creek Circuit (Girrakool) 4 km 2 hrs Easy 33
Somersby Falls 1.5 km 1 Hr Easy 36
Patonga to Pearl Beach 7.5 km 4 hrs Easy/Medium 39
Pearl Beach Waterfall Track 1 km 1 Hr Easy 39
Elephant Rock and Warrah Trig 5 km 2 hrs Easy 40
Mt Wondabyne and Kariong Brook Falls 9 km 4 hrs Medium 42
Pindar Cave 11 km 6 hrs Medium 44
Point Clare to Woy Woy (via the ridgetop) 10 km 5 hrs Easy/Medium 47
Mooney Mooney Creek to Somersby Falls 9 km 4 hrs Medium 50
Girrakool To Patonga 22 km 8 hrs Medium/Hard 52
The Rampart Track 2 km 1 Hr Easy 55
Hawkesbury River to Woy Woy (Rocky Ponds Trail) 11 km 5 hrs Medium/Hard 56
Kincumba Mountain 10 km 4 hrs Easy/Medium 58
The Railway Dams 3 km 2 hrs Easy 60
Blackwall Mountain 3 km 2 hrs Easy 63
Rumbalara to Katandra 11 km 5 hrs Easy/Medium 64
Strickland State Forest 6 km 3 hrs Easy 66