Mapsheet 2C, Stone Hut Road to Tower Hill
Southern Guidebook, chapter 3, map 6
Mount Crawford Forest
Yes. Commencing with 2023 Walk Season Heysen Hikers need to book this site for an overnight stop. Please call ForestrySA on (+61 8) 8391 8800
between 9-4pm Monday to Friday. As this is a new process FSA understands that some hikers may not be aware but Rangers will monitor sites to assist in educating hikers. For urgent afterhours issues requiring a ranger, please call (+61 8) 8391 8800
and press # 2.
Notes: Bookings are required to gain a camping permit to stay in the forest overnight. These sites are not suitable for large groups but bookings may be made by more than 1 hiker per night recognising that tents may be used as well as bunks in huts.
Bush campsite, fire pit, stone table, walker's platform, small shelter (complete with logbook), rainwater tank, large flat camping area up from the fire pit.
Reopening after the December 2019 Cudlee Creek bushfire.
Forestry SA advised that as of 17/5/2021, Grandpas Camp has been fully assessed and it is considered safe for use.
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