Medium walks are 10 -16km in length on formed or well marked tracks. May include short off track sections and/or some climbs and descents. Typically 16km would take 5- 6 hours (walking time). Applies to shorter walks in more difficult terrain and longer walks in easier terrain.
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.