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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiking

Hiking is the preferred term, in Canada and the United States, for a long, vigorous walk, usually ... The Australian term bushwalking refers to both on and off-trail hiking. .... In the US the National Park system generally is popular, whereas in Canada .... Deep, fast flowing rivers pose another danger that can be mitigated with ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxley_Wild_Rivers_National_Park

The Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is a protected national park that is located in the Northern .... This is a dangerous plant and physical contact with it should be avoided. ... with the juveniles eventually returning to the Apsley–Macleay River system. ... This walk is an excellent introduction to gorge bushwalking, and can be ...

www.abc.net.au/7.30/are-bushwalkers-in-danger-from-national-park/4525918

Feb 18, 2013 ... Hunting in New South Wales National Parks starts in March but critics say the body overseeing it, the Game Council, is too closely linked to the ...

fatcanyoners.org/2012/05/31/hunting-in-national-park

May 31, 2012 ... For more than 80 years bushwalkers have been at the forefront of conserving ... creation or ongoing development of our national park system has the ... Highlight the purpose of national parks, the risks hunting poses, the ...

www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/concern-grows-for-gun-toting-citizens-in-national-parks/news-story/5d61ebac1c372b5865ef72d0de9c117d

Apr 10, 2013 ... VISITORS to NSW National Parks soon face the stark realisation that they could be shot. ... party to allow amateur and recreational hunting in NSW National Parks has the public concerned and has set a dangerous precedent for other states. ... "We're worried, a lot of bushwalkers are," Bushwalking NSW ...

www.bushwalkingnsw.org.au/hunting-hazards

Safety advice and information sources for bushwalking in NSW State Forests where ... Hunting is not permitted in National Parks except in limited circumstances ...

www.npca.org/articles/57-hunting-in-the-national-park-system

Apr 25, 2012 ... Current law prohibits hunting unless specified by statute, so this is a huge change that puts many parks and monuments at risk. The language ...

www.bushwalkingnsw.org.au/rescue

Bushwalkers Wilderness Rescue Squad BWRS member ... Mountains you can also register your walking plan with the local police or national park ranger. ... Most contain a Global Positioning System (GPS) to report your exact location. ... Rescue · Children · Bushwalking with a disability · Hunting · Clubs · Risk Management ...

taramoss.com/dear-barry-ofarrell-please-keep-guns-out-of-our-national-parks

Dec 27, 2012 ... Bushwalkers pay higher insurance due to 'risk of being shot' ... No Hunting in Our National Parks protest website with online letter and Petition.