Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Hike
Self Guided Bushwalk and Wildlife, by pureSA
The Waterfall Gully to Mount lofty Summit Hike is for those who are looking to start the day active and adventurous in the Cleland Conservation Park, an area abundant with native flora and fauna.
This tour includes return transport to the trail head, bottled spring water, trail orientation and pick/drop from selected city accommodations.
This challenging yet rewarding self-guided hike takes you from the serenity of Waterfall Gully through the bushland of Cleland Conservation Park all the way to the summit at Mount Lofty. At 710 metres, the summit provides stunning panoramic views overlooking the Adelaide plains and Gulf St. Vincent.
Re-energise at the Summit Café - the perfect place to relax and enjoy a morning coffee or brunch while admiring the views. Be sure to take some time to learn some interesting facts and history about the Summit before heading back down to Waterfall Gully.
Note that this hike is graded as hard and listed as 2.5 hours return (7.8km). It involves steep sections and uneven surfaces. A good level of fitness and mobility is required.
Mount Lofty Summit