Cross sectional view of the Ridge Trail loop bushwalking track
Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Ridge Trail loop 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)
||Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (1/6)
*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
500m of this walk has gentle hills with occasional steps and another 410m has short steep hills. The remaining (55m) is flat with no steps.
Quality of track
500m of this walk follows a clear and well formed track or trail and another 410m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles. The remaining (55m) follows a smooth and hardened path.
Around 850m of this walk has directional signs at most intersection, whilst the remaining 120m is clearly signposted.
This whole walk, 960m requires no previous bushwalking experience.
This whole walk, 960m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).
This whole walk, 960m is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).