Gunshot!

For just about anyone travelling the Overland Telegraph Line (OTL), Gunshot is generally on their “to-do” list of things. What most people may not realise is that the ‘real’ Gunshot is not a very good option unless you don’t really like your 4wd. Unless of course you are driving a mates vehicle!

Below is a series of shots following one vehicle down Gunshot.

Are you keen to do Gunshot? I will leave the final decision up to you!

Okay, no big deal so far.

Okay, no big deal so far.

Getting a little more interesting.

Getting a little more interesting.

Keep in mind this is a near vertical drop.

Keep in mind this is a near vertical drop.

We have contact!

We have contact!

May be time to turn on those windscreen wipers....

May be time to turn on those windscreen wipers....

The aftermath.

The aftermath.

Look at that wall of water that has been pushed forward. Once you have made it down Gunshot, there is no way to drive out. Better go grab that Recovery Snatch Strap. You have one of those don't you?

Look at that wall of water that has been pushed forward. Once you have made it down Gunshot, there is no way to drive out. Better go grab that Recovery Snatch Strap. You have one of those don't you?