Red Hill Lookout Hike

Walking Trail Facts
8.4 km return
4 hours return
Suitable for
Trail Class
Grade 4, Hard Hike
Park (national park, conservation park, forest, reserve)
Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
Flinders Ranges & Outback
Download maps & GPS files
  1. 2 GPS files
  2. 1 website link
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2 photos
Travel options
  1. Car
Travel time from Adelaide
2+ hours
Red Hill Lookout Hike

About the Walking Trail

Hike up to the top of Red Hill for views of the Aroona Valley and and south to the peaks of Wilpena Pound. The hike includes some steep fire track sections.

Begin the hike from the carpark at Aroona Campground, the trail follows the Heysen Trail out from the northern end of the campground.

The trail is 4.2km one-way, and 8.4km return.

An alternative to this hike is the Yuluna Hike.


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