Commercial Canyons in the Blue Mts area National Parks

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CANYON TOTAL TRIPS   MPS GUIDE:CLIENT   CANYONS IN EACH CATEGORY          
CATEGORY PER DAY PER WEEK   MIN RATIO              
A0 Max of 10 trips per year   8 1/4 Banks Davies Dalpura Yilleen      
A1 1 1 8 1/4 Whungee Wheengee Danae Brook Heart Attack Arethusa Newnes* Surefire Galah
NA2 1 2 12 1/8 Birrabang            
NA4 1 4 12 1/8 Du Faur Creek            
NA4w 1 4 8 1/8 Bell Creek River Caves          
A4 1 4 8 1/4 Kanangra Main Tiger Snake Mount Hay Ranon      
A4 2 4 8 1/4 Breakfast Creek North Bowen Ck WDWDIITR? Kalang Falls Dione Dell    
A5 2 5 8 1/4 Claustral Hole in the Wall          
NA10 2 10 12 1/8 Rocky Creek Twister Erskine Ck        
AXX10 2 10 12 1/5 Fortress            
AXX10 3 10 12 1/4 or 2/10 Valley of the Waters            
NAX10 2 10 14 1/8 Wollangambe 2 Deep Pass          
AXX15 3 15 12 1/5 Grand Canyon            
NAX15 4 15 14 1/8 Wollangambe 1            
                       
LEGEND             1. WDWDIITR?: Why Don't We Do It In The Road? aka Serendipity        
A0: Restricted Access : Not to be advertised. Experienced clients only.             2. Mount Hay: aka Butterbox Canyon        
A: Abseil Canyon - MPS = 8             3. Newnes: aka Starlight and Wallaby Tail        
NA: Non Abseil Canyon - MPS = 12             4. Twister: aka Sheep Dip        
X: eXtra two persons above allowable MPS for that type of canyon, ie A or NA             5. Valley of Waters: aka Empress Canyon        
XX: eXtra four persons above allowable MPS for that type of canyon, ie A or NA             6. Wollangambe 1: Middle section to usual first exit point        
w: wilderness MPS reduced to 8             7. Wollangambe 2: Section downstream of Wollangambe 1        
                       
MPS: Maximum Party Size (includes guides plus clients. Where applicable does not include one only, trainee guide)                      
Total Trips per DAY: Total number of trips allowable for all operators, for that canyon, on any single day.                      
Total Trips per WEEK: Total number of trips allowable for all operators, for that canyon, in that week (Monday to Sunday)                      
1/4 or 2/10: A Minimum of one guide is required for 1 to 4 clients and a Minimum of 2 guides is required for 5 to 10 clients.                    
Newnes *: No canyoning from May to September inclusive (bat hibernation period).                      

Last Updated on 29/11/99
By David Noble