For the more adventurous, a guided expedition up Mt Barney is the ultimate challenge and is a class 5 track.
Enjoy the freedom and solitude of the World Heritage-listed Mt Barney National Park, and take advantage of our experience and local knowledge.When participating on a mountain expedition, you may get to leave the tracks behind and explore some of the more challenging ridges and routes available. Interpretive information on plants, animals, history and geology of the area will contribute to this memorable experience. This walk is both physically and mentally challenging!
2019 dates released so far
Friday 26 April 2019
Saturday, 11 May 2019
Saturday, 1 June 2019*
Saturday, 13 July 2019
Saturday, 20 July 2019
* 1 June is a Logans Ridge ascent, and is suitable only for hikers who have previously been guided by Mt Barney Lodge via SE Ridge.
Arrange your own Mt Barney Expedition Package - we have a great mid-week special.
This activity is also sometimes offered during the school holidays. Click the relevant school program here to see when it is on.
Cost: $150 per person
Includes a full expedition food pack per person, all ropes required, all first aid equipment, fully qualified & experienced Outdoor Guide(s), flower identification books and public liability insurance (Does not include camping or accommodation).
How to Book: Request booking forms via email - email@example.com
Requirement for group numbers: 3 -10 people depending on route taken. Or minimum 3 person tariff.
Start Time: Early morning
Duration of Activity: All day (8-14hrs).
The hike usually concludes at approx 4.30pm. We recommend that you book camping or accommodation to allow the 5am start, and to relax and enjoy your achievements after you return. You can check availability here.
Meeting Place: the Office
What to bring: 3 litres of water, hat, sunscreen, any medication, warm clothes/raincoat, a small day pack and wear comfortable closed-in
shoes. (A gear-list will be provided upon reservation.)
Fitness Requirement: This is a full day expedition which requires a high fitness level and the ability to carry a daypack with equipment and own personal gear.
Please see our Mountain Expedition T's and C's before booking!