Experienced: Walks of 12 – 20km in length typically involving walking on and off tracks through undulating terrain with sustained climbs and descents. May involve consistently difficult terrain, longer distances and/or require special knowledge and skills e.g. snow camping, rock scrambling, survival techniques, remote first-aid and navigation. 6 to 10 hours walking time.
The walk grades on the where2walk directory are provided as a guide only. A range of individual factors can affect the actual grade such as size and mix of party, individual fitness and experience levels, weather conditions.