Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd


1 hr 15 mins

2.5 km Return

193 m

Hard track
A short, but very steep walk down to a beautiful spot beside Popran Creek. The picturesque area around the creek crossing is great to explore, with rainforest covered tributaries adding to the scenery.

Maps for the Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd walk

You can download the PDF for this walk to print a map.
These maps below cover the walk and the wider area around the walk, they are worth carrying for safety reasons.
Gunderman 1:25 000 Map Series 91313S GUNDERMAN NSW-91313S
Gosford 1:100 000 Map Series 9131 GOSFORD 9131

Cross sectional view of the Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd

Overview of this walks grade – based on the AS 2156.1 – 2001

Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.

Length 2.5 km
Time 1 hr 15 mins
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Grade 4/6



Hard track
AS 2156.1 Gradient Very steep (4/6)
Quality of track Clear and well formed track or trail (2/6)
Signs Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

Here is a bit more details explaining grading looking at sections of the walk

Gradient

Around 680m of this walk is very steep, whilst the remaining 590m has gentle hills with occasional steps.

Quality of track

This whole walk, 1.3km follows a clear and well formed track or trail.

Signs

This whole walk, 1.3km has directional signs at most intersection.

Experience Required

Around 680m of this walk requires some bushwalking experience, whilst the remaining 590m requires no previous bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 1.3km is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 1.3km has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Popran Creek from Peats Ridge Rd walk starts and ends at the Peats Ridge Poprans carpark (gps: -33.381989, 151.22422)
Your main transport option to Peats Ridge Poprans carpark is by;
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)




Fire Danger

Each park may have its own fire ban, this rating is only valid for today and is based on information from the RFS Please check the RFS Website for more information.

Weather Forest

This walk starts in the Hunter weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts

Comments

 


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Gallery images
There are other downloads I am still working on.
You will probably need to login to access these — still all free.
* KML (google earth file)
* GPX (GPS file)

Special Maps/ brochures
* A3 topo maps
* PDF with Lands Topo map base
* PDF with arial image (and map overlay)
I wanted to get the main site live first, this extra stuff will come in time.
Happy walking
Matt :)