Carrol Trig (Davidson)
A short exploratory walk to find Carroll Trig – in which I discover an unmarked bushwalking track in the process!
This is a late afternoon bushwalk, to find the Carroll Trig Station. The walk starts on Sir Thomas Mitchell Drive, passing behind a few houses before the start of the Carrol Trig Firetrail.
Just before the trig station is a narrow track, which is the “Double B” single-track mountain bike trail. It descends fairly steeply to The Cascades in St Ives. I only go a short distance, as it’s getting dark – but it would make a nice bushwalking trail down to Middle Harbour Creek.
Just after this track is the Carroll Trig Station, one of thousands of these now abandoned trig points. Some are pretty hard to reach; this one is just metres off the firetrail.
I continue down the firetrail a bit further – on both of my maps (the Hornsby 1:25K topographical map and AllTra.... Continue Reading at Hiking The World