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Orchids and view in Spring

Walked up the northern track and back by the southern. Spotted orchids on the way up. The view from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BitterHops
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Brisbane, Australia
Great loop walk

Did the loop going up the Southern trail and down the Northern. The South trail is very nice with... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Daffyd0452
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Goolwa, Australia
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Joe's Road Melrose | Accessible from Melrose. Summit hiking trail commences at monument accessed via caravan park, Melrose, South Australia 5483, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked up the northern track and back by the southern. Spotted orchids on the way up. The view from the northern track out over the valley with fields of gold and green is great. From the southern track there was not such a great view...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Did the loop going up the Southern trail and down the Northern. The South trail is very nice with better track and good views.

Thank Daffyd0452
Reviewed May 27, 2018

a great walk if you have a reasonable level of fitness and the view once at the top makes it all worthwhile, can be a bit of a challenge in the summer months ( I dont recommend going up in the heat at all) but...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Really enjoyed this walk to the gate of the national park we had a lovely walk and such beautiful scenery

Thank alisonj355
Reviewed October 20, 2017

We went up the Southern trail but should have used the Northern one to go up because then we might have enjoyed more shade oncoming down around midday. The path is rather stoney for a lot of the way, better have good shoes. The only...More

Thank hotich3
Reviewed October 17, 2017

beautiful lots of hikers and bike riders--we are past the age of both and drove up-- great views birds a plenty--war memorial built by the community of Melrose---one note of caution starts by going through a stream last year the flow was way too strong...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Nature packed, just loved it. Nature is at its best and my family was lucky enough to stay overnight at the accommodation at the bottom. Great for school trips etc.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed July 25, 2017

This trip had been planned many years ago when my brother decided he would like to see the plane wreck up at Mount Remarkable. Truly it took years to get him up there! Finally the day had dawned and we set off up the mountain...More

Thank Charmaine M
Reviewed July 18, 2017

I enjoyed the walk but was a bit scared of the large stretches of loose stones on many occasions making the walk quite difficult even though it was not at all steep. Overall worth it though.

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

This hike winds around the mountains. It is a medium hike being about 14 km return . I enjoyed the views. You could see right to the horizon. You need good hiking boots , water and a snack. There are a few sections that have...More

Thank Judi R
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I would definitely say yes but having said this i would still confirm with site staff to just be on the safe side.
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