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I often hike solo, because it gives me the freedom to go as fast or as slow as I want, and it gives me the flexibility to change my destination on the fly. Wachirathan is much more developed with a carpark, toilet block, restaurants, whereas Sirthan is just the waterfall. Big wall style generally refers to hauling the needed gear (food, water, sleeping bags) in a haulbag. There is a year-round campground at Park Headquarters located at the end of Poole Road.

Pages: 542

Publisher: BCR (Bibliographical Center for Research) (March 11, 2010)

ISBN: 111787544X

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