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Inman Valley to Myponga

Sun 23 Oct 2016

Walk name/location
Inman Valley to Myponga
Walk grade
End-to-End 11

A very undulating walk starting with a climb up Sugarloaf Hill and on to Moon Hill, each offering spectactular rural views. With more ups & downs through the native bushland in the Myponga Conservation Park.

The back half of the day sees us walking through pretty farmland and along quiet country roads.

After leaving the trail at Yulte Road we have a 2 klms walk to the cars.

After the finish of the walk there will an end of season celebration with a Christmas Theme which we hope you all will stay for. A time to enjoy the company of your fellow walkers & reflect upon our first season on the Heysen Trail.

So bring something to share and maybe wear something to engender the forthcoming Christmas spirit and finish the season off in a joyous mood.

Sunday 23 October 2016
Walk Leaders
Dom Henschke
Marlene Henschke
David Roberts
Andrew McDonald
Helen Morgante
John Babister
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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $8.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $1.00)
Golden Boots cards
AUD $20.00

Walk Specifics
Start time
8.00am for 8.30am sharp depatrure by bus
End time
Walking from
Inman Valley
Grid Reference 694 692 on Map 2.3 in Southerh Guidebook or on Map 1c on Mapsheet 1.
Walking to
Myponga, Yulte Road (then to Myponga Oval, Stephens Road
Grid Reference 703 788 on Map 2.4 in Southern Guidebook or on Map 1c on Mapsheet 1.
19 klms including 2klms walk out to cars
Can be slippery in Myponga CP and some road walking
Bring suitable footwear and protective clothing(eg. sunhat,sun screen,raincoat etc),walking poles,morning tea, lunch & sufficient water for the distance.
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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. Inman Valley
  2. Heysen’s Rest Bed & Breakfast
  3. Mt Compass
  4. Mt Compass Caravan Park
  5. Mt Cone Tank (Water Location Only)
  6. Inman Valley town campsite
  7. Myponga
  8. Farmview Retreat

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Mt Compass township camp site at oval
  2. Blue House, Myponga

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Compass Country Cabins
  2. Robinson Hill ‘walk-in’ site
  3. Corinium Roman Villa
  4. Pear Tree Hollow
  5. Alma’s Hem Amphitheatre