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Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary

Free

Overview

Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary is located approximately 670 kilometres north of Adelaide and 130 kilometres east of Leigh Creek, in the rugged and spectacular northern Flinders Ranges. This 610 square kilometre multi award-winning Wilderness Sanctuary, operated by the Sprigg family, contains some of Australia's most spectacular mountain views and offers numerous Advanced Ecotourism accredited guided tours.

Arkaroola features rugged mountains, towering granite peaks, magnificent gorges and mysterious waterholes, the home to over 160 species of birds and the shy and endangered Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby.

Arkaroola is a mecca for bushwalkers and four-wheel drivers. The spectacular Advanced Ecotourism accredited rugged four-wheel drive Ridgetop Tour is world famous; journey to the depths of ancient seabeds and across razorback ridges and peaks of the Flinders Ranges most rugged mountains to the magnificent climax at Sillers Lookout.

Being the first Flinders Ranges tourist organisation to achieve the coveted Advanced Ecotourism accreditation, Arkaroola is truly unique.

Price

Free

Features

  • Entity Facility

    Barbeque
    Carpark
    Coach Parking
    Conference/Function Facilities
    Interpretive Centre
    Pet Friendly - Enquire
    Picnic Area
    Public Telephone
    Public Toilet
    Restaurant

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled

    Disabled access available, contact operator for details

  • Accreditation

    Register of National Estate
    Respecting Our Culture Indigenous Accreditation Program

  • Activities

    Four Wheel Driving
    Mountain Biking
    Birdwatching
    Camping
    Cycling
    Swimming
    Walk

  • Membership

    The Ecotourism Association of Australia

  • Tourism Organisation

    Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation