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Gerkie Gap to Webb Gap to Burra Road

Sat 5 to Sun 6 May 2018

Walk name/location
Gerkie Gap to Webb Gap to Burra Road
Walk grade
End-to-End 10
Description

This is a 2 day Walk if you would like to register for one day only please contact the Friends of the Heysen office on 8212 6299.

Saturday 5th May 2018: Gerkie Gap to Webb Gap 18kms

This section of the trail follows the Tothill Ranges, which boast the largest remaining section of remnant scrub in the area and are one of the delights of the Mid-North. There are pleasant vistas over the surrounding farmland, with constant reminders of 19th century optimism and 21st century technology.

Sunday 6th May 2018: Webb Gap to Burra Road 23kms

The trail continues along the Tothill Range, providing expansive views over the surrounding farmland and the Apoinga Lagoon. A sharp climb after Huppatz Hut will provide walkers with a taste of things to come in future walks.

Start
Saturday 5 May 2018
End
Sunday 6 May 2018
Walk Leaders
David Weinel
Michael Weinel
Carol Homewood
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Meeting Location

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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $16.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $2.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted
Bus
AUD $40.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
0830hrs Bus Departs
End time
1500hrs
Walking from
Gerkie Gap
Walking to
Webb Gap
Risks (Saturday)
TBA

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
0830hrs Bus Departs
End time
1530hrs
Walking from
Webb Gap
Walking to
Burra Road
Distance
23kms
Risks (Sunday)
TBA

Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

This list is generic and is derived from the Walk Selector for this walk section. Your walk leader may be suggesting a different or specific town or accommodation option to be based at.

In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Huppatz Hut
  2. Smith Hill
  3. Webb Gap

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Marschalls Hut
  2. Marrabel
  3. Burra Creek Gorge Reserve (Worlds End)
  4. Hallelujah Hideaway
  5. Worlds End ‘walk-in’ site
  6. Marrabel ‘Walk-in’ site
  7. Riverton
  8. Riverton Caravan Park
  9. Riverton Hotel
  10. Hotel Central Riverton
  11. Hayley’s House BnB Riverton