Microcarpa
  • Length: 10.4km

  • Duration: 3hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Pines Oval Rd, Belair

  • End: Pines Oval Rd, Belair

  • Location: Belair National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 12.6 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -35.004916247

  • Longitude: 138.644784512

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Microcarpa, Lorikeet and Valley Circuit is a 10.4km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Belair National Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.

Summary

This 10.5km loop hike follows three marked trails through Belair National Park.

This suggested route is a figure-8 loop.

These directions commence from Belair Railway Station, but this loop can be accessed from any of the points listed below. Belair Railway Station is serviced by regular Adelaide Metro trains.

Getting there

  • the park Information Office at the main park entry
  • Belair Railway Station
  • carpark at Playford Lake
  • the Lodge Track, from Sheoak Road (cross the railway line)
  • Pines 2 picnic area
  • Government Farm 2 picnic area
  • Adventure Playground
  • Valley Road
  • Joseph Fisher picnic area
  • Trailhead at Long Gully Residence and Volunteer Centre

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

Total distance: 10693 m
Max elevation: 313 m
Min elevation: 303 m
Total climbing: 8 m
Total descent: -17 m
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For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA