EVENT UPDATE Trails Less Travelled

Trails Less Travelled: Hike Mt Lofty from a different direction
8am Sunday 16 October

  1. The rangers at National Parks and Wildlife Service SA have reviewed and given the all clear for all our hikes.
  2. You can grab a detailed map of the hikes of the event’s hikes
  3. How to register:
    • Visit the event page
    • Review the 9 Hike Options and choose one
    • Register (it’s free)
  4. At the top:
    • stroll among the stall holders of walking clubs, retailers and tour companies
    • there’s fresh drinking water and toilets at the top
    • grab a coffee or bite to eat at the Summit Cafe
  5. Getting back afterwards
    • Some host clubs will offer to also walk back via the same route or another route.
    • You may choose to walk your own route to return, or retrace your steps.
    • If you’re hiking with a friend you could park a second car at the top before the hike, and drive back to the start in your first car. Then when you reach the top you have a car to drive down in, back to collect the first car.
    • Adelaide Metro bus service 823 stops at Mt Lofty Summit at 10:42am, 1:42pm and 4:42pm. The bus service originates in Cleland Wildlife Park and goes to Crafers Park N Ride stop 24 (by the freeway), with connections to the city and hills.