07-08/11/2003 - notes - photos - report

Participants: Alex De Bono, Richard Wood, Tom Brennan

Note that this old trip report is not an indication that the activities depicted are permitted. As per the current Blue Mountains NP Plan of Management, abseiling Govetts Leap Falls is not permitted. From the Plan of Management: "Closed to Abseiling & Climbing: Grose Valley cliff line from Horseshoe Falls to 50m south of Govetts Leap Waterfall".

Alex setting up an anchor on Hanging Rock, near Blackheath

Burramoko Head

Lifting up the roll ...

... throwing it off ...

... and having it end in a nasty snarl less than half way down!

Richard testing out the set up

Bridal Veil Falls (at Govetts Leap) in the morning mist

Alex coming down the 170m drop

Alex at the bottom of the falls

Bridal Veil Falls from the Govetts Leap track