Lavender Trail 2024
Sat 4 to Fri 10 May 2024
- Walk name/location
- Lavender Trail 2024
- Walk grade
- Extended Walk
The Lavender Federation Trail is a 325km long walking trail through diverse countryside traversing the eastern flanks of the Mt Lofty Ranges.
It begins at Murray Bridge and traverses the Barossa, Goyder, Mid North and the Clare Valley regions to Clare through the townships of Murray Bridge, Tungkillo, Dutton, Eudunda, Waterloo, Manoora, Mintaro and Watervale.
The 325 km Lavender Federation Trail will be covered with 16 walks in 2024
– 3 x 1-week blocks.
Accommodation will be based in Murray Bridge, Mannum, Kapunda and Clare.
Participants will need to book their own accommodation in the various areas as per the walk program.
Week 1: May -Sat 4th -Fri 10th (Travel Day Fri 3rd /Rest Day Tue) Based Murray Bridge move to Mannum on Rest Day
Week 2: July- Mon 1st – Sat July 6th (Travel Day Sun 30th / Rest Day Wed) Based Kapunda
Week 3: Aug – Sun 4th to Friday 9th (Travel Day Sat 3rd/ Rest Day Wed) Based Clare
Though Mainly Easy the walks are between 5-6 hours long – about 20 km and there are some sections that traverse steep rocky, uneven ground and many creeks (usually dry).
A solid level of fitness and experience walking over consecutive days is necessary.
If you register for this walk you will be required to attend at least 2 pre-training walks.
The Lavender Federation Trail is developed and maintained by SARTI (South Australian Recreation Trails Incorporated) We encourage those who register to join SARTI – $10 to support their maintenance of the trail.
BIOSECURITY MEASURES – Please ensure you thoroughly clean your footwear, clothing, walking poles and other equipment before and after each walk to remove all seeds, dirt and other debris. Removed seeds should be bagged and disposed in a ‘to landfill’ garbage bin.
- Saturday 4 May 2024
- Friday 10 May 2024
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Event created: 8:38 pm Wednesday 12 July, 2023
Event last edited: 7:45 pm Monday 4 September, 2023
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