Please note: This is a 'return' style walk and therefore these graphs only show the terrain for the first half of the walk (until the turn around point.)
Cross sectional view of the Fort Rock bushwalking track
Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Fort Rock bushwalking trackOverview of this walks Grading
- Based on the AS 2156.1 - 2001
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Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.
||Short steep hills (3/6)
|Quality of track
||Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
||Directional signs along the way (3/6)
||No experience required (1/6)
||Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
||Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)
*This summary of grading information is new and still in testingSome more detail of this walks Grading
Here is a bit more details explaining the grading looking at sections of the walk.Gradient
This whole walk, 800m has short steep hills.
Quality of track
This whole walk, 800m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles.
This whole walk, 800m has directional signs at most intersection.
This whole walk, 800m requires no previous bushwalking experience.
This whole walk, 800m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).
This whole walk, 800m has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced).