Enjoy a day with Jack Shick climbing Mt Gower on Lord Howe Island, rated one of Australia's twenty best day walks. Jack is a fifth generation Islander and third generation mountain guide, following in the foot steps of his Grandfather and Father. JACK is the most experienced guide on Lord Howe Island with more than 2000 guided trips to the summit. Jack has been a mountain guide for 30 years. There is no one on Lord Howe Island more experienced to guide you on an unforgettable day.
Experience breathtaking views, see some of the Islands rarest plants and bird life. All walkers receive a free certificate to commemorate the trip. Souvenir t-shirts, photo discs and a DVD of the climb are for sale.
Mt Gower is an iconic peak at the southern end of Lord Howe Island, rising 875m from sea level. Considered a medium to hard trek. The walk is around 14km return and takes about 8.5 hours to complete, so you need to be in good health and have no knee or back problems.
The walks are scheduled for every Monday and Thursday. There are limited walks overwinter and are also limited subject to weather conditions. BOOK AHEAD by phone or email as numbers are limited. Make sure to check the operating days during your visit to Lord Howe Island.
Please note, that specialised tours can be arranged for groups and individuals. For example: Photographers, Bird Watchers, weddings and Family Groups. Just email us with the details and and we can tailor make a trip for you.
Don't miss this one!! Group or specialty bookings welcome. SEA TO SUMMIT EXPEDITIONS offers a very competitive price for this tour.
Price: $110 per person (includes GST)
PRIVATE TRIPS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST