15 July Sunday Snowshoe
Tate West Ridge
Depart 6.15 am. Drive to Guthega car park. Climb Guthega Ridge and cross Consett Stephen Pass to Tate West Ridge. Great views to Watsons Crags from western side of Ridge. Return via Guthega River valley (or via ridge if too difficult). Some steep climbs. Afternoon tea Jindabyne. Participants hiring snowshoes should be in possession of them prior to departure. Book with leader by Saturday morning for weather check, departure point and car arrangements (chains may be req'd).
Note: If traffic holdups are likely in Jindabyne, the walk may be delayed until Monday.
Maps: Perisher Valley and Geehi Dam 1:25,000
Grading: 2 B (on snow)
Leader: Brian Slee
Drive: 420 km, $168 per car + Park entry fee.