We have a grading system but even so, what can be an easy walk for one person may be quite strenuous for another. MINIMUM REQUREMENT FOR CLUB WALKS: Any new members not from another Bushwalking Club must first participate in a training walk up “The Mongrel” (Mount Cotton) prior to engaging in any of our Redland Bushwalkers Club walks, which are rated 3 or higher in difficulty.
|S||Short Under 10km per day.||1-3||Graded track or open terrain, no scrub.||1-3||Easy, suitable for beginners.|
|M||Medium 10-15km per day.||4-5||Off track, bush, minor scrub, rainforest, rock hopping, minor scrambling.||4-5||Medium, Reasonable fitness required.|
|L||Long 15-20 km per day.||6-7||As above + thick scrub. Major rock scrambling using hands.||6-7||As above + agility required.|
|X L||Extra Long 20km+ per day.||8-9||As above + rope and technical ability required.||8-9||Hard strenuous, fit walkers only.|