Adelaide Hills Amy Gillett Rail Trail
  • Length: 16km

  • Duration: 5hrs

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: One Way

  • Start: Oakbank 

  • End: Mt Torrens

  • Closest Town: Oakbank 

  • Location: Regional South Australia

  • Distance from state capital: 49km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.99700128

  • Longitude: 138.8308173

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

No Defined Trail

Manual Wheelchair

Motorised Wheelchair

Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

Trail Markers

Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Adelaide Hills Amy Gillett Rail Trail is a 16km, grade 2 One Way hike located in Regional South Australia South Australia. The hike should take approximately 5hrs to complete.


Adelaide’s Mountain Bike Tours and Hire Specialists

A high quality trail close to Adelaide
Potential to extend to Mt Pleasant – 32km in total
Picturesque ride in Adelaide Hills district

The new section joins the next section at Verco Rd

The railway line from Balhannah to Mt Pleasant was opened in 1918 and closed in 1964. The former corridor between Balhannah and Oakbank has mostly returned to private landowners.


Oakbank to Mt Torrens in Regional South Australia

Mount Lofty ranges, 49km from Adelaide



For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.