Boat Harbor Circuit
  • Length: 9.4km

  • Duration: 4hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Unnamed Road, Tunkalilla

  • End: Unnamed Road, Tunkalilla

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  • Location: Deep Creek Conservation Park

  • Distance from state capital: 105 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -35.638580080

  • Longitude: 138.283152077


Boat Harbor Circuit is a 9.4km, grade 4 Circuit hike located in Deep Creek Conservation Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 4hrs to complete.


Enjoy a well-graded trail with breathtaking views of Kangaroo Island, The Pages Islands and Tunkalilla Beach. The trail follows the Heysen Trail and ends at Boat Harbor Beach, where you can return from. The Heysen Trail continues to Tunkalilla Beach and beyond. From the lookout about Boat Harbor Beach you might catch dolphins playing in the surf.

You can return along the loop, although much of the circuit hike is on dirt roads and fire tracks. Returning via the same way via the Boat Harbor Hike can be more enjoyable.

GPX file courtesy of Walking SA. File may not contain elevation data and may only represent half the length on return hikes.

Total distance: 9729 m
Max elevation: 223 m
Min elevation: 78 m
Total climbing: 180 m
Total descent: -250 m
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