Walk the Yorke, Hillocks Drive to Marion Bay

Walking Trail Facts
Distance
20 km one way
Duration
5 hours
Difficulty
Challenging
Terrain
Flat
Region
Yorke Peninsula
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19 photos
Travel options
  1. Car
Travel time from Adelaide
2+ hours
Walk the Yorke, Hillocks Drive to Marion Bay

About the Walking Trail

This one-day walk passes along the spectacular coastline within Hillocks Drive, which is a real highlight of this end of Yorke Peninsula. Experience the rugged coastline, quiet sandy beaches and magnificent rock pools.

Our notes here begin at the end of Hillocks Drive, at the Kangaroo Island lookout, although you could begin walking west to Marion Bay from any beach or campsite within Hillocks Drive. The trail through Hillocks Drive isn’t well marked along the beaches, but is still relatively easy to follow (when it’s on camp roads it is easily followed). The trail in the western end of the property is also not well marked, as the trail heads to Meehan Lookout. From the lookout the trail is mostly on the beach in to Marion Bay.

This section of the Walk the Yorke trail is part of the section called Walk 9 – Foul Bay to Marion Bay.

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Photos of this Section, Hillocks Drive to Marion Bay

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Walk Contributor

Walking SA

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Walking SA is the not-for-profit peak body that leads, promotes and supports all forms of walking in South Australia, including walking for recreation, transport, health, wellbeing, organised events, adventure, environmental appreciation and fun experiences. Our vision is to see more people walking more often.