Castle Hill

Castle Hill sits at the edge of Canberra, just past where the suburbs end and the national park and the wilderness beyond begin. While it may not seem that impressive from the road (as shown below) it is one of the most prominent hills in southern Canberra, sitting in the foreground of many vistas, its characteristic split granite monoliths a sign of something magical.

One stormy Saturday morning recently I climbed the unexpectedly steep Castle Hill (also known as Prue’s Hill, renamed by me for a friend) and marvelled at the piles of granite on its summit and the unexpectedly amazing view across the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve and Namadgi National Park.

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