Straying from my usual type of blog entry, but I thought these were too lovely to not share. I needed to de-stress after a busy day yesterday and had the option: Gym? Or take my son’s camera to Anstey Hill Recreation Park and go for a wander around to find some photographic models of the … More Encounters of the furry kind
So it looks like the summer weather might be here to stay in South Australia. We spent Christmas Day in a town 4 hours north of Adelaide and it reached 38 degrees (100.4 degrees fahrenheit). Three days later it hit 46 degrees there (114.8 degrees fahrenheit). I’ve never considered myself a real beach person (gasp…an … More Summer beach walking – Saying good-bye to 2018
You can read my write-up of this hike in my post Deep View Lookout to Third Falls, Morialta Conservation Park. Sarina
A short, sweet walk this morning in Anstey Hill Recreation Park to try out my new hiking boots, before the heat of the day sets in. I was pleasantly surprised at the different views I got and the fun, winding, uphill, rocky trail. The wildflowers in particular caught my eye and I noticed the bees … More Quarry Views Hike, Anstey Hill Recreation Park
October 2018 South Australia Distance: 4.4 km (2.7 miles) The Ambers Gully Hike & Sugarloaves Trail in the Black Hill Conservation Park is a lot of fun. Hard work, a lot of uphill, but a great walk. I did the walk in a clockwise direction and the uphill slog began straight away. The reward was … More Ambers Gully Hike & Sugarloaves Trail, Black Hill Conservation Park
September 2018 South Australia Distance: 1.6km (1 mile) This was my first walk in the Para Wirra Conversation Park. The Park takes less than half an hour to drive to from our house. It’s a short walk, and part of the reason I chose to do this one was because we’d spent the previous night … More Lizard Rock Loop, Para Wirra Conservation Park
As stated in my write-up of this walk, I wasn’t entirely successful in completing this whole walk. I did, however, manage to get some photos of beautiful scenery in the area by going off-track!