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Montacute Heights to Cudlee Creek

Sun 22 Oct 2017

Walk name/location
Montacute Heights to Cudlee Creek
Walk grade
End-to-End 11
Description

After an initial undulating walk along Moores Rd the trail makes a long and steep descent to Sixth Creek before climbing through Montacute Con. Park and Mt. Crawford Forest Reserve. A pleasant walk past private gardens along Holland Creek completes a quite demanding yet rewarding walk.

Date
Sunday 22 October 2017
Walk Leaders
Dom Henschke
Marlene Henschke
David Roberts
Andrew McDonald
Helen Morgante
John Babister
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Mapsheet
2B
Guidebook maps
Southern Guidebook, chapter 3 map 5,
chapter 3 map 6,
chapter 3 map 7.

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Event Fees
Event fee
AUD $8.00
(under 18 years of age AUD $1.00)
Golden Boots cards
Accepted
Bus
AUD $20.00

Walk Specifics
Start time
7.45am for 8.00am sharp departure by bus
End time
around 3.30pm.
Walking from
From cnr of Moores Rd & Colonial Dr, Montacute Heights ( GR 941351 on Map 3.5 in Southern Guidebook or map 2b on Mapsheet2 ).
Walking to
Cudlee Creek ( GR 008420 on map 3.7 in Southern Guidebook or map 2c on Mapsheet 2 ).
Distance
20 klms
Risks
Hazards
Some road walking and a steep descent on shifting ground under foot.
Requirements
Suitable footwear( is essential) and clothing(raincoat etc.),hat,sunscreen & walking poles.Bring morning tea, lunch, snacks and sufficent water for the conditions, especially if it a warm day

Nearby Campsites and Accommodation Options

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In This Section

On or within 2km of this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Kersbrook
  2. Cudlee Creek
  3. Cudlee Creek North ‘walk-in’ site (Grandpa’s)