Devils Nose
  • Length: 8.8km

  • Duration: 4hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Scenic Dr, Yattalunga

  • End: Scenic Dr, Yattalunga

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Para Wirra Recreation Park

  • Distance from state capital: 48.7 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.673275016

  • Longitude: 138.829354020


Devils Nose, Lizard Rock and Hissey Circuit is a 8.8km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Para Wirra Recreation Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 4hrs to complete.


Extend the Devils Nose and Back Hike from a return 5.0km to a 8.5km circuit hike by including the Lizard Rock Nature Walk and the Hissey Loop Walk. There are superb views from the rocks at Lizard Rock into Wild Dog Creek. Descend into the South Para River at the northern end of this hike, and glimpse views of Devils Nose from below as you gradually contour around on the ascent to the lookout. The Hissey Loop Walk loops around the main Lake.

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

Total distance: 10975 m
Max elevation: 318 m
Min elevation: 255 m
Total climbing: 26 m
Total descent: -22 m
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For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA