Dashwood Gully to Mylor

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Dashwood Gully to Mylor
A picturesque walk through gently undulating farmlsnd and the northern blocks of Kuitpo Forest. The trail normally passes through the historic Jupiter Goldfields, however due to storm damage a re-route now bypasses them.



Overall, while a quite long walk it is a relatively comfortable walk with no real hills, a far cry from the next few sections of the trail which will provide more testing hills for us to enjoy.
Sunday 23 July, 2017
Andrew McDonald
David Roberts
Dom Henschke
Helen Morgante
John Babister
Marlene Henschke
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Meeting Location

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Walk Fees
Walk Specifics
7.45am for 8.15am sharp departure by bus
3.30pm
Dashwood Gully, at cnr of Wicks & Stagecoach Rds( Grid Ref.912 056 ) on Southern Guidebook map 2.10 or map 2a on Mapsheet 2 ).
Mylor, at the oval on Strathablyn Rd( Grid Ref.958 198 ) on Southern Guidebook map 3.2 or map 2a on Mapsheet 2).
23 klms
Risks
Dangerous blind road crossing over Dashwood Gully Rd shortly after the start of the walk. Care also needs to be taken along Glen Bold Rd & the Strathalbyn Rd on the final walk into Mylor.
Suitable footwear, protective clothing( rain coat,& warm jacket etc.) sun hat, sunscreen,morning tea, lunch and at least 2 litres of water.
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Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

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In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Rocky Creek Hut
  2. Aldgate
  3. Bridgewater
  4. Mt Lofty Cottage YHA
  5. Woodhouse Activity Centre
  6. Mylor
  7. Mt Lofty
  8. Burnslea Log Cabin
  9. Aldgate Lodge
  10. The Retreat
  11. Hahndorf Oak Tree Cottages
  12. Amble at Hahndorf
  13. Hahndorf Resort
  14. The Manna of Hahndorf
  15. Hahndorf House
  16. Stables Inn Motel
  17. Hahndorf Old Mill
  18. Hahndorf Motel
  19. Mount Lofty House

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Hahndorf
  2. Cladich Pavilions

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Woodcutters Cottage (formerly Old Kuitpo Youth Hostel)
  2. Chookarloo Campsite
  3. Summertown
  4. Forest Gate Cottages
  5. Tinjella Hut (adjacent to Jacks Paddock)
  6. Lorikeet Lane B&B

Event created: 4:55pm Tuesday 25 October, 2016
Event last edited: 1:54pm Friday 21 July, 2017