Mt Lofty Summit from Chambers Gully
  • Length: 15km

  • Duration: 4hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 65A Waterfall Gully Rd, Waterfall Gully

  • End: 65A Waterfall Gully Rd, Waterfall Gully

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Cleland Conservation Park

  • Distance from state capital: 8.6 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.951129574

  • Longitude: 138.671842385


Mt Lofty Summit from Chambers Gully is a 15km, grade 4 Circuit hike located in Cleland Conservation Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 4hrs to complete.


This is an alternate way to hike up Mt Lofty, instead of the popular Waterfally Gully to Mt Lofty Summit Hike.

On this hike you can enjoy the cool sanctuary of Chambers Gully. Watch out for cockatoos, butterflies and bandicoots as you follow the track fringed with ferns. A steep climb takes you to the ridge, where splendid views of the city and coast are revealed.

This hike will take 3-5 hours and is 15km long (circuit).

This hike includes the following trails:

This hike begins at the carpark in Chambers Gully.

The directions begin at the carpark at Chambers Gully, and walk in a clockwise direction.

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

Total distance: 18467 m
Max elevation: 713 m
Min elevation: 184 m
Total climbing: 631 m
Total descent: -500 m
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For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA


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