Ambers Gully and Sugarloaves Trail
  • Length: 4.4km

  • Duration: 2hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Sugarloaves Track, Athelstone

  • End: Sugarloaves Track, Athelstone

  • Location: Black Hill Conservation Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 27.4 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.871369144

  • Longitude: 138.727172250

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Ambers Gully and Sugarloaves Trail is a 4.4km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Black Hill Conservation Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 2hrs to complete.

Summary

A short circuit hike through Ambers Gully in Black Hill Conservation Park, and on to the Sugarloaves Track to the top of the hill and the fire track. The circuit is along some of the Yurrebilla Trail. The trail is mostly narrow walking track, with some fire track at the top. Good opportunities to spot koalas in Ambers Gully. Views over the Adelaide Plains.

Start the hike from the car park on Gorge Road.

This hike is easily accessed via Adelaide Metro bus, on route 178 to bus stop 36 Quondong Avenue, Athelstone.

Getting there

This hike is easily accessed via Adelaide Metro bus, on route 178 to bus stop 36 Quondong Avenue, Athelstone.

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