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Images of Canberra – The Mt Franklin track

By johnboy - 29 November 2008 15

[First filed: November 29, 2008 @ 07:52]

AndyM has sent in this picture with accompanying note:

    Here is a picture I took a few years ago I quite like. It was taken on a cloudy winter’s day.

    It was taken from the Mt Franklin car park looking up the track to Mt Franklin.

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15 Responses to
Images of Canberra – The Mt Franklin track
mdme workalot 8:46 am 05 Dec 08

Amazing pic – thanks for sharing!

I echo Miz’s request – AndyM, any chances of getting a copy to frame?

Pommy bastard 7:09 am 05 Dec 08

Already did. I went up there on Tuesday, very nice place. Unfortunately all my shots turned out to be too good to put on here. I wouldn’t want to disappoint Dexi by putting good images on here, I’ll stick with crappy ones.

ant 11:11 pm 04 Dec 08

You shouldn’t have told Pommy Bastard where Mt Franklin is… now he’ll go and take a flawed photo of it, and annoy Dexi some more.

Gobbo 8:54 pm 04 Dec 08

Wow, mystical and misty too.

Beautiful shot AndyM

andym 11:05 pm 30 Nov 08

Hi all,
Thanks for the comments. It was pre fires, but I couldnt tell you the exact date. I always fancied it had a “Middle Earth” quality to it.

PommyBastard – Mt Franklin is one of the peaks in the Brindabella Ranges.

caf 5:39 pm 30 Nov 08

Looks like the Headless Horseman is about to ride out of the fog.

Capitalist 2:22 pm 30 Nov 08

Looks quite magical, me thinks this is from before the fires. The track is quite smooth and littered with leaves here, last time I went after the fires, it was really rough and eroded and just dirt.

Weaselburger 5:26 pm 29 Nov 08

Please excuse my ignorence as well but was that taken before or after the bushfires…..? you said it was a few years ago

Pommy bastard 2:24 pm 29 Nov 08

Please excuse my ignorance, but where is this “Mt Franklin”?

miz 2:18 pm 29 Nov 08

I’d love a framed print of this on my wall – any chance? So evocative.

ant 1:19 pm 29 Nov 08

Lovely atmospherics, well-captured. Was this taken pre or post fires? Franklin really copped it, our club’s old shed (“chalet”) was blitzed.

Walking up there is very special, it’s wonderful country. I like walking out from the carpark up to Gingera, you can see Mt Jagungal out the back, and the MLC tower in Woden out the front!

poptop 11:54 am 29 Nov 08

Looks great, although my first thought was Enya Album

sepi 10:19 am 29 Nov 08

Gorgeous.

I’ve only ever seen Mt Franklin with snow on it.

Thumper 9:09 am 29 Nov 08

Spooky, but superb, and one of the reasons why canberra is such a great place to live…

Pommy bastard 8:38 am 29 Nov 08

Quite excellent.

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