Woodland Walk

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Walking Trail Facts
1 km circuit
20 mins return
Suitable for
Trail Class
Grade 1, Easy Walk
Park (national park, conservation park, forest, reserve)
Flinders Chase National Park
Kangaroo Island
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Woodland Walk

About the Walking Trail

This is a sheltered stroll through sugar gum woodlands and acacia thickets. Listen for woodland birds along the way. The trail includes the Walking Trail Information Shelter overlooking Black Swamp.

The trail connects the Flinders Chase Visitor Centre to the Rocky River Campground and day visitor facilities.

The hike can be accessed from the main walking trails trailhead at Flinders Chase Visitor Centre, or from the Rocky River Campground (path is near the toilets.)


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