Index of Hikes

A summary of my hikes (by length) and trip reports. All links for hike location are to the starting point on Google Maps.

Australia – NSW

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Bairne to Basin CircuitWest Head
(Sydney north)
Easy-moderateAll year
(8am-6pm)12km circuit

Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Mumbulla Falls Near Bega, South Coast Easy All year 800m return
West Head Army Track West Head (Sydney north) Easy All year (8am-6pm) 1.3km return
America Bay Track West Head (Sydney north) Easy All year (8am-6pm) 2.6km return
Flint & Steel Bay West Head (Sydney north) Easy All year (8am-6pm) 3km
circuit
Resolute Loop Trail West Head (Sydney north) Easy All year (8am-6pm) 4.3km circuit
Little Dromedary Central Tilba (south coast) Moderate-hard All year /w permission 5km return
(off-track)
Pipeline Track St Ives,
Sydney (north)
Easy All year 5.5km circuit
Cascades Track St Ives,
Sydney (north)
Easy All year 5.6km circuit
Mount Warning (Wollumbin) Tweed Ranges, northern NSW Moderate All year 8.8km
return
Wollangambe Canyon Mt Wilson,
Blue Mountains
Moderate Summer 9km
circuit
Glow Worm Tunnel Near Newnes (Lithgow area) Moderate All year 9km return
Towlers Bay West Head
(Sydney north)
Easy All year (8am-6pm) 9.4km return
Waratah Trail West Head
(Sydney north)
Easy All year (8am-6pm) 9.5km return
Bairne Trail West Head
(Sydney north)
Easy All year (8am-6pm) 9.6km
return
The Spit to Manly Mosman, Sydney (north) Easy All year 10km
one-way
Lost World Lookout Farm Road, Springwood Moderate Avoid summer 10.3km
return
Lockleys Pylon to Blue Gum Forest Mt Hay Road, Blue Mountains Moderate All year 13.1km return
Ruined Castle Katoomba,
Blue Mountains
Moderate All year 14km return
Mt Dromedary Central Tilba (south coast) Easy-moderate All year
(8am-6pm)
14.5km return
Thornleigh to Berowra (Great North Walk) Bellamy St, Pennant Hills Moderate-hard  All year 26-29km one-way
Mt Jugungal Snowy Mts Easy-moderate Nov-Apr best 38km circuit
(2 days)

Australia – Queensland

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Binna Burra Lamington NP (Gold Coast) Moderate All year 27km

Australia – Tasmania

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Castle Rock Allports Beach,
Flinders Island
 Easy All year (low tide best) 4km
one-way
Egg Beach West End,
Flinders Island
 Easy All year (low tide best) 5km
return
Mt Strzelecki Trousers Pt Rd, Flinders Island Moderate All year (morning best) 6.6km return
Kitchen’s Hut Cradle Mountain Moderate All year 11.5km return
Mt Killiecrankie circuit Killiecrankie, Flinders Island Hard All year 18km circuit
Barn Bluff Cradle Mountain Moderate  All year 24-28km circuit
Freycinet Peninsula Coles Bay Moderate  All year 41km circuit
(2-3 days)
Three Capes Fortescue Bay, Tasman Peninsula Hard  All year 41km circuit

Trip report: Flinders Island

Hong Kong

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Dragon’s Back Shek O Country Park  Easy All year 10.5km
one-way

Malaysia

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Medang Falls Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor  Easy All year 12km return
Bukit Kutu (1,050m) Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor  Moderate All year 12km return
Gunung Angsi (825m) Near Seremban  Moderate All year 12km open loop
Mt Kinabalu  Hard All year
Pinnacles (Mulu) Mulu National Park. Sarawak, Malaysia  Hard All year 7km caves tour + 21km Pinnacles

Norway

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Reinebringen Reine Moderate Jun-Oct 2km
return
Plateaufjellet Longyearben, Svalbard Easy Jun-Sep 3.1km
return
Trondheim city walk Trondheim Easy All year 7.2km
circuit
Fløya Svolvaer Moderate/Hard Jun-Oct 4km
return
Glomtinden Henningsvær Easy May-Nov 6km
return
Sukkertoppen Hamn i Senja Moderate Jun-Nov 6.2km
return
Stokkvikskaret Å (Lofoten Islands) Moderate May-Nov 7km return
Storhaugen Lyngen Moderate/Hard Jun-Oct 8.8km return
Trollsteinen Longyearben, Svalbard Moderate Jun-Sep 10km return
Nordenskioldfjellet  Longyearben, Svalbard Moderate Jun-Sep 11km return
Justadtinden Hagskaret, near Leknes Easy/Moderate Jun-Oct 12km
circuit
Sommarsetvatnet  Sjøvegan  Moderate  Jun-Oct 12.5km return
Trolltunga Skjeggedal  Moderate Jun-Oct 23km
one-way

Trip Reports:
Senja & the Lofoten Islands
Svalbard (and also Pyramiden, in Svalbard)

USA

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Hike Location Difficulty When? Length
Hamilton Pool Dripping Springs, Texas  Easy All year. Booking Apr-Oct 800m – 2.4km return
Enchanted Rock Central Texas  Easy All year 7.3km
loop
Cherum peak Near Kingman, AZ  Easy All year 8.5km return
Havasu Falls Hualapai Hilltop, AZ  Easy All year (need permit) 47km
return
(2 days)