Kokoda Adventure Trek 1162

Kokoda Adventure Trek – Owers’ Corner to Kokoda

Date: 15 August 2019 – 23 August 2019

Commencing at Owers’ Corner on the 15th of August and finishing by walking into Kokoda on the 22nd of August where you will overnight. The following day 23rd of August you will fly back into Port Moresby to end your trek – Trek 1162


Day 1 – 15th August 2019 : Owers’ Corner to Ua’Ule Creek
Day 2 – 16th August 2019 : Ua’Ule Creek to Ofi Creek
Day 3 – 17th August 2019 : Ofi Creek to Agulogo
Day 4 – 18th August 2019 : Agulogo to Efogi
Day 5 – 19th August 2019 : Efogi to 1900
Day 6 – 20th August 2019 : 1900 to Eora Creek
Day 7 – 21st August 2019 : Eora Creek to Isurava Village
Day 8 – 22nd August 2019 : Isurava Village to Kokoda
Day 9 – 23rd August 2019 : Popondetta to Port Moresby

Update 15th August 2019

Trek 1162: An early start this morning for Olivia. This trek ended up having a short day and pulled up at Goodwater for the night. Tomorrow they will head to Ofi Creek for the night.

Update 16th August 2019

Trek 1162: This trek did well today and find themselves at Ofi Creek tonight. Tomorrow they will have another tough day as they walk up Maguli Range, through Nauro Village and head to Agulogo for the night. The track is wet and muddy at the moment but they are doing ok.

Update 17th August 2019

Trek 1162: Trevor called to say they are now at Agulogo for the night. He said rain has stopped and the track is now drying up so the going is getting easier. Tomorrow they will head to Efogi II. Everyone is ok and continue to do well.

Update 18th August 2019

Trek 1162: This trek has now reached the half way point of Efogi. It was dry this morning but around midday the heavens opened and they had to walk in the rain. Tomorrow they head to Dump 1.

Update 19th August 2019

Trek 1162: Trevor touched base this afternoon to advise they have arrived Safely at Dump 1 for the evening.

He advised Olivia is enjoying the walk and very happy she has walked over half way! Looking forward to the 4 days ahead.

Tomorrow they head for Alola.

Update 20th August 2019

Trek 1162: Trevor sent a message through advising that they have now reached Alola for the evening. He says Olivia is doing well.

She did the trek yesterday over 9 hours and thought she was slow so today she powered on and completed today in 8 hours arriving at 2:30pm.

Tomorrow the group will head for Deniki/Hoi village depending the various groups out on track and where they choose to stop.

Update 21st August 2019

Trek 1162: The trek has now reached Hoi Village for the evening. Olivia and staff are looking forward to walking off the track tomorrow in Kokoda.

Today they passed through Isurava Monument on way to Hoi Village. Being only a few short hours walk from Kokoda it will only be a short day tomorrow. Think of Olivia as she walks under the Archway in Kokoda for her last day on track.

Update 22nd August 2019

Trek 1162: Congratulations as this trek has now reached Kokoda this morning around 8am. Well done everyone! Now a whole day to relax and unwind in Kokoda before flying back to Port Moresby. Thanks to the guide Trevor Jinga for posting the photographs below onto his facebook page.

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By nathan_thomas / Administrator, bbp_keymaster

on Aug 06, 2019