Spicers Great Walk Retreat (QLD)

Yearly Mar - Nov, 4 nights

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WHAT'S THE 'GREAT WALK' RETREAT?

A four-day, four-night exploration of some of the countries most idyllic high-country. Explore Queenslands stunning World Heritage Listed rainforest through guided hikes, while staying at some of the regions best eco-camping facilities and being provided with nourishing meals and beverages.

WHAT LEVEL OF FITNESS DO I NEED?


- You need to be able to walk an avg. 14km a day for multiple days
- You need good aerobic fitness as we are hiking in the mountains
- Comfortable with wearing a back pack with avg. weight of 6kg
- Strong & stable on your feet to navigate rock scrambles & uneven ground

WHAT CAN I DO TO PREPARE?


- Go hiking in the bush as often as you can
- Add extended walks 12 – 18km to your training program
- Ensure you have the right shoes, not too old and not too new with good grip. The most common issue we see is soles coming off old hiking boots the glue disintegrates overtime.
-If your shoes are new wear them in before you come
-Try hiking poles they help to take weight off your knees
-Build your leg strength and aerobic fitness
-You might like to consider a personal trainer if you want a more structured and supported preparation plan

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From the moment you arrive at one of our retreats it becomes clear – Spicers Retreats are not just different, but truly special. The Spicers experience is one that combines stunning natural settings, award winning dining experiences, and our warm and attentive service to deliver an experience unlike any other in Australia.

An essential part of any Spicers experience is the natural setting our Retreats are positioned. We care about the environment and have worked to ensure we take a responsible approach when it comes to looking after our guests, team and business. From sourcing more environmentally sustainable products to more efficient ways to recycle waste.

We are dedicated and committed to delivering the most exceptional, luxurious experiences this country has to offer.

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