Mount Rescue Hike – Ngarkat Conservation Park
|Start Point||Unnamed Road, Ngarkat SA 5302, Australia|
|End Point||Unnamed Road, Ngarkat SA 5302, Australia|
|Time||20 Minutes – Walking|
Mount Rescue Hike (20 mins return, 1km)
Take your camera to capture panoramic views of the park.
Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Ngarkat Conservation Park and take in the views over the park’s 270,000 hectares of vegetated sand dunes, mallee and heath.The park abounds in wildlife. Look out for western grey kangaroo and emus and more than 120 species of birds. You may spot a rare malleefowl walking slowly among the trees.
A number of walking trails give you the opportunity to see the wildlife and get a better appreciation of the vast mallee landscape. Enjoy the magnificent views from Tyms Lookout along a 2-3 hour hike. Early attempts to farm this country failed as seen by the ruins of early European pioneering settlements at Box Flat.
More Information available on the Ngarkat Conservation Park website.
- Contact us if you have any feedback or information (including trail notes and photos) to contribute to the ongoing development of Trails SA.
Select an activity to view the correlated difficulty rating and estimated time
Hover over a path to view the elevation profile.