Test your local geography skills. Based on the following questions can you guess where ten  Kettering Walkers went for a walk?

(Answers at the bottom of the page.)

A Bay

Question 1:

Where were we after climbing to the top of a rocky bluff; scanning a beautiful 270° vista from Cape Raul and Tasman Island to Fluted Cape, then across the Channel to the Hartz Ranges with a glimpse of Adamsons peak?

Another Bay

Question 2:

Where were we when we were watching a frolicking seal ride the surf ?  Hint: Walking along a pristine sandy beach between two rocky capes,with sand dunes on one side and  aqua blue sea capped with  fluorescent white surf on the other.

Steep Bit

Question 3:

Where were we when we were finally clambering up 100 meters to a rocky cairn to look down on stately dolerite pillars encasing foaming watery gorges; watching sea eagles swooping overhead and between the rocky formations?

Rocky Cairn

Once again we had a great day; great company, great scenery, great weather.

And once again we thank Heart Foundation Walking for encouraging us to  keep fit, keep healthy and enjoy life!

For more information on the Kettering Walkers click here or contact Elspeth Haughie on  6267 4642.

Statistics:

  • Total time taken . . . . . 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Total walking time . . . . 3 hours
  • Total distance walked . . .13.2 kms
  • Average pace . . . . . . . 4.4 km/h
  • Average age of walkers . . 65 years (!)

Quiz Answers:

We were on Bruny Island.

  1. Mars Bluff
  2. Miles Beach
  3. Cape Queen Elizabeth

Click here for map of the walk.