Raeville to Locks Ruin to Bowman Park

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Raeville to Locks Ruin to Bowman Park
On Saturday...
This walk follows dirt roads into the small town of Georgetown and beyond past Hiskeys Hut. The trail then follows undulating fencelines through Sams Hills.
On Sunday...
An easy walk, predominantly along roads and road reserves, this section takes us through the town of Crystal Brook, then follows the Crystal Brook itself to historic Bowman Park.

NOTE - If you wish to walk on only one day, please contact the FOHT office to register for that days walk. The online registering system will only allow you to register for both days.
Saturday 21 October, 2017
to Sunday 22 October, 2017 (2 days)
Aled Jones
David Szilassy
Peter Clark
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Meeting Location

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Walk Fees

Saturday (21/10/17)

Walk Specifics (Sat)
Grid Reference: 633 066
Latitude: -33.3537969333 (33° 21' 13.669")
Longitude: 138.4562993083 (138° 27' 22.6775")
Locks Ruin
Grid Reference: 470 054
Latitude: -33.3608978278 (33° 21' 39.2322")
Longitude: 138.2809607889 (138° 16' 51.4588")
Risks (Sat)
road walking.

Sunday (22/10/17)

Walk Specifics (Sun)
Locks Ruin
Grid Reference: 470 054
Latitude: -33.3608978278 (33° 21' 39.2322")
Longitude: 138.2809607889 (138° 16' 51.4588")
Bowman Park
Grid Reference: 432 089
Latitude: -33.3284641417 (33° 19' 42.4709")
Longitude: 138.2411577194 (138° 14' 28.1678")
Risks (Sun)
Road walking. Road and railway crossings in Crystal Brook. Watch out for stray golf balls.
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. Georgetown
  2. Hiskeys Hut
  3. Crystal Brook
  4. Bowman Hut & Camp Site
  5. Crystal Brook Caravan Park

Further Afield

Beyond this Heysen Trail section.

  1. Curnows Hut
  2. Ippinitchie Campground
  3. Go-Cart Track Shelter
  4. Taralee Orchards
  5. Smith’s Farmstay
  6. Beetaloo Creek Camp Site

Event created: 4:13pm Tuesday 1 November, 2016
Event last edited: 1:36pm Wednesday 13 September, 2017