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Kapunda to Hamilton to Peters Hill

Sat 20 to Sun 21 Aug 2016

Walk name/location
Kapunda to Hamilton to Peters Hill
Walk grade
End-to-End 9
Description

Saturday will be a pleasant walk following backroads, tracks and fence lines through the undulating farmland of the Lower North.

On Sunday we follow backroads and road reserves of open scrubland, before a short climb up Peters Hill, where walkers are rewarded with pretty vistas over the farmlands of the lower Mid North

Start
Saturday 20 August 2016
End
Sunday 21 August 2016
Walk Leaders
Dana Florea
David Weinel
Peter Clark
Catherine Anderson
David Szilassy
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Walk section along Heysen Trail shown in red:
The rest of the Heysen Trail shown in blue:
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Mapsheet
3A
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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $16.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $2.00)
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Accepted
Bus
AUD $40.00

Saturday

Walk Specifics (Saturday)
Start time
9.00am
End time
2.00 pm
Walking from
Kapunda
Grid Reference: 077 975
Latitude: -34.345 (34° 20' 42")
Longitude: 138.9102881306 (138° 54' 37.0373")
Walking to
Hamilton
Grid Reference: 044 102
Latitude: -34.2309190083 (34° 13' 51.3084")
Longitude: 138.8763367917 (138° 52' 34.8125")
Distance
24km
Risks (Saturday)
Hazards
Road walking. Keep to RHS. May need to walk through tall grass/crops
Experience
Trail walker

Sunday

Walk Specifics (Sunday)
Start time
9:00am
End time
2.00pm
Walking from
Hamilton
Grid Reference: 044 102
Latitude: -34.2309190083 (34° 13' 51.3084")
Longitude: 138.8763367917 (138° 52' 34.8125")
Walking to
Peters Hill
Grid Reference: 026 167
Latitude: -34.1719991111 (34° 10' 19.1968")
Longitude: 138.8582884333 (138° 51' 29.8384")
Distance
15km
Risks (Sunday)
Experience
Trail walker

Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

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In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Marschalls Hut
  2. Marrabel
  3. Lights Hummocks Reserve
  4. Marrabel ‘Walk-in’ site
  5. Hamilton

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Riverton
  2. Riverton Caravan Park
  3. Riverton Hotel
  4. Hotel Central Riverton
  5. Hayley’s House BnB Riverton

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Kapunda
  2. Smith Hill
  3. Kapunda Tourist Park
  4. Sir John Franklin Hotel
  5. Prince of Wales Hotel
  6. Oldham House B&B