22 August 2009

Mt Remarkable National Park, southern Flinders Ranges, South Australia

Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd:  Full day walk in Mt Remarkable National Park – Hidden Gorge, Sugar Gum lookout and Battery Ridge circuit (18km). One of the best walks in the park, featuring narrow valleys, gorges and views of Spencer Gulf. More information on this area can be found at Mount Remarkable National Park (1Mb PDF)
Overnight there is a choice of camping another night at Mambray Creek or moving on to Port Augusta (with a hot shower and dinner).

Bushwalking Trails in Mt Remarkable National Park
 Early start with kangaroos

  .. then, rock scramble up the dry river bed

.. into Hidden Gorge

.. with towering cliffs

Family of emus crossing the track in front of us

Continue on.. 

to reach Alligator Creek

and Alligator Gorge

.. then, Peter E and Chris enjoying for a pose

Foot pad to carpark