Mount Cavern Trek
  • Length: 11.3km

  • Duration: 5hrs

  • Grade: 5

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Mambray Creek Track, Wilmington

  • End: Mambray Creek Track, Wilmington

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  • Location: Mount Remarkable National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 266 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -32.842414817

  • Longitude: 138.058038382

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

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Speed Bumps

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Entry Fee

Ample Parking

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Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

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Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

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Dog Friendly

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Mount Cavern Trek is a 11.3km, grade 5 Circuit hike located in Mount Remarkable National Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 5hrs to complete.


A demanding loop hike over the summit of Mt Cavern and back down into and along Mambray Creek.

When walking anti-clockwise, the hike to the summit is steep, but the trail is easily followed. High up the trail follows a long ridge up and down before reaching the summit of Mt Cavern. The trail down from the summit is steep, before following a flat trail for the last 4km along Mambray Creek back to the trailhead.

Begin at Mambray Creek Campground / Day Visitor Area.

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

Total distance: 12203 m
Max elevation: 772 m
Min elevation: 141 m
Total climbing: 823 m
Total descent: -552 m


For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA