Quarry Hike
  • Length: 9.4km

  • Duration: 4hrs

  • Grade: 1

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 532 Para Wirra Rd, Barossa Goldfields

  • End: 532 Para Wirra Rd, Barossa Goldfields

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Para Wirra Recreation Park

  • Distance from state capital: 47.4 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.665024625

  • Longitude: 138.838976612


Quarry Hike is a 9.4km, grade 1 Return hike located in Para Wirra Recreation Park South Australia. The hike should take approximately 4hrs to complete.


This hike explores some of the northern section of the park, from Gate 14 on Para Wirra Road to The Knob Lookout and picnic area. The trail is along fire track, and includes a rewarding walk through the South Para River.

Extend the hike by including the Phoenix Hike or the Lady Pearce Hike.

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

Total distance: 5014 m
Max elevation: 166 m
Min elevation: 135 m
Total climbing: 0 m
Total descent: -31 m
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For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA