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 Cape Banks Island walk bushwalking track
Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Cape Banks Island walk 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.
||Very steep (4/6)
|Quality of track
||Clear and well formed track or trail (2/6)
||Directional signs along the way (3/6)
||Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
||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
390m of this walk is very steep and another 330m has gentle hills with occasional steps. The remaining (40m) is flat with no steps.
Quality of track
This whole walk, 760m follows a clear and well formed track or trail.
Around 670m of this walk has directional signs at most intersection, whilst the remaining 90m is clearly signposted.
Around 480m of this walk requires no previous bushwalking experience, whilst the remaining 280m requires some bushwalking experience.
This whole walk, 760m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).
Around 670m of this walk has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced), whilst the remaining 90m is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).