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Mt Compass to Kyeema

Sun 21 Jun 2015

Walk name/location
Mt Compass to Kyeema
Walk grade
End-to-End 9
Description

The pretty dairy pastures of Mt Compass and Nangkita provide the backdrop for the first section of this walk. Back roads then lead walkers through Finnis Conservation Park and into Mt Magnificent Conservation Park, where a short hike off the main trail rewards walkers with spectacular views over the southern Fleurieu Peninsula. A combination of native bushland and open grazing land completes the day.

Date
Sunday 21 June 2015
Walk Leaders
Dana Florea
David Weinel
Peter Clark
David Szilassy
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Mapsheet
1D
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Southern Guidebook, chapter 2 map 8,
chapter 2 map 9,
chapter 2 map 10.

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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
8:30 am
End time
2:30 pm
Walking from
Mt Compass
Grid Reference: 842 838
Latitude: -35.365799725 (35° 21' 56.879")
Longitude: 138.6247176778 (138° 37' 28.9836")
Walking to
Kyeema
Grid Reference: 899 942
Latitude: -35.2733164639 (35° 16' 23.9393")
Longitude: 138.6900783444 (138° 41' 24.282")
Distance
18km
Risks
Hazards
Road crossing at Mt Compass; Walking along Blackfellows Creek Rd.
Experience
Trailwalker

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. Woodcutters Cottage (formerly Old Kuitpo Youth Hostel)
  2. Chookarloo Campground
  3. Mt Compass
  4. Compass Country Cabins
  5. Forest Gate Cottage

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Mt Compass Caravan Park