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Myponga to Mt Compass

Sun 1 May 2016

Walk name/location
Myponga to Mt Compass
Walk grade
End-to-End 10
Description

After a short walk, the trail enters the small but picturesque Yute Conservation Park. After emerging from the bushland, the trail crosses open farmland continuing along Lawless Road (and the Myponga Pistol Club firing range), then gradually climbing to Mt Cone, which offers distant views over Victor Harbor to the South.

Date
Sunday 1 May 2016
Walk Leaders
David Weinel
Michael Weinel
Esteban Garrido
Carol Homewood
Judy McAdam
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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
1C
Guidebook maps
Southern Guidebook, chapter 2 map 4,
chapter 2 map 5,
chapter 2 map 6.

Meeting Location

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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
0830hrs (Bus leaves)
End time
1500hrs
Walking from
Myponga
Walking to
Mt Compass
Distance
22km
Risks
Hazards
Take care crossing Hindmarsh Tiers Road
Experience
Trail Walker

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. Mt Compass
  2. Mt Compass Caravan Park
  3. Compass Country Cabins
  4. Mt Cone Tank (Water Location Only)

Near This Section

More than 2km off of the Heysen Trail section.

  1. Mt Compass township camp site at oval

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Myponga
  2. Blue House, Myponga