South Australia December 2018 Distance: Less than 7km I started this Morialta Conservation Park walk from the top carpark and did the walk out and back. It was a mostly overcast day and quite humid. Thunderstorms were forecast but the morning looked good so I headed out. I thought the carpark didn’t open until 8.30am … More Deep View Lookout to Third Falls – Morialta Conservation Park
South Australia October 2018 Distance: 4.2km (2.6 miles) I loved, LOVED my hike this morning. Last week I attempted this walk and was so disappointed when I had to turn around and head back. I’d left it until late on a Sunday but was determined to get out and have one last bit of fun … More Black Hill Summit Hike, Black Hill Conservation Park
South Australia This post is a trip down memory lane from last Winter. The purpose of this blog is partly to drag myself away from worshipping the beautiful long, hot summers of South Australia and to embrace the cold, wind and rain of our winters. This was one of those occasions I felt I did … More Quad Bike Riding – Waitpinga
Para Wirra Conservation Park is 41km North of Adelaide, South Australia The name Para Wirra comes from the language of the traditional owners of the land, the Kaurna people. Para (or Pari) means river, creek or gully and Wirra means forest. We spent a night camping here last weekend – hubby, myself and our 2 … More Photos – Camping at Para Wirra 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
South Australia July 2018 Distance: 7.5 Km (4.7 miles) This was a beautiful early morning solo walk on the Anstey Hill Yellowtail Loop – the weather was gorgeous and the sun was shining through the mist. I started from Gate 1 behind the Fox & Firkin pub, which is the most popular starting point for … More Yellowtail Loop, Anstey Hill Recreation 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!
South Australia June 2018 Distance 3.1km (1.9 miles) Another mid-afternoon Saturday walk through Anstey Hill Recreation Park to do the Pink Gum Loop with hubby. Beautiful weather. We started at Gate 4 and did the walk anti-clockwise. The first 20 minutes was uphill and quite steep, walking on a wide, flat track. It was challenging … More Pink Gum Loop, Anstey Hill Recreation Park
South Australia June 2018 Distance 4 km (2.5 miles) Hubby and I headed off just after lunch on a Saturday. We did the Bursaria Hike, Anstey Hill Recreation Park, clockwise and started from Gate 14 off Lower North East Road. There wasn’t much room to park off to the side of the road – only … More Bursaria Hike, Anstey Hill Recreation Park
You can read more about walking the Wednesday Loop, Anstey Hill Recreation Park here.