13-14/05/2017 - photos

Participants: Tom Brennan, Rachel Grindlay, Alan Osland, Matthew Dickerson, Jo Daly, Melinda Turner, Glenn Draper

Rachel and Jo on the way to Ahearn Lookout

Russells Needle and Mt Jellore

Glenn inspecting the plaque at Ahearn Lookout

The memorial to Leon Ahearn

Matthew and Russells Needle

Jo descending Slott Way

Matthew at the lookout above the Slott Way descent

Rachel and Alan at the Nattai, scoured out by floods

Choose your own adventure! Crossing the Nattai

Nattai walking

Our objective for the day - Russells Needle

Matthew and Jo on the approach

Jo and Rachel scrambling up a pass, possibly not the best way up!

Jo and Rachel on the summit ridge

Rachel, Melinda and Jo

Jo on the final little climb

Glenn takes a more exposed route!

Matthew, Rachel and Jo on the summit of Russells Needle

Rachel and Alan

Matthew and Jo

Jo on the summit block

Rachel on the somewhat fragile looking summit!

Rachel and Jo

Rachel descending

Matthew and Rachel on the way down

Campsite on the Nattai

Russells Needle

Heading downstream to Rocky Waterholes Creek

Rocky Waterholes Creek

Rachel and Jo negotiating a pool


Glenn choosing the wade as the easier option

Melinda and friend


Jo boulder scrambling

Rachel at a small cascade

Awkward scramble past another small fall

At the Iron Creek junction

Heading into The Chasm

Rachel at another cascade

Glenn scrambling past a shelf


Glenn and Matthew in our exit gully


Glenn and Melinda emerging from the scrub

Jo overlooking The Chasm

Rachel on the knife-edge

Looking down into The Chasm

The Chasm