Range Road South and Newmans Track
  • Length: 7.1km

  • Duration: 3hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 1267 Lower N E Rd, Vista

  • End: 1267 Lower N E Rd, Vista

  • Location: Anstey Hill Recreation Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 17.5 km

  • State: SA

  • Latitude: -34.84006919

  • Longitude: 138.7312295

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Range Road South and Newmans Track is a 7.1km, grade 3 circuit hike, located in Anstey Hill Recreation Park, South Australia. The hike should take approximately 3hrs to complete.

Hike Summary

The walk follows Range Road South track with views across the park and the Adelaide Plains. Climbing past the actual Anstey Hill, continue to Gate 18, before returning via Newmans Track, the old Newmans Nursery Ruins and the Water Gully Track.

Begin this hike from Gate 9 on Lower North East Road. You can also access this walk by Adelaide Metro public transport from Bus Stop 44 Perseverance Road, Vista.

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

About the region

Discover this park's unique features, including ruins of the original Newman’s Nursery, abundant bird life, western grey kangaroos and koalas. Many animals call this area home and the park conserves rare vegetation which was once widespread throughout the Adelaide Plains and Mount Lofty Ranges.

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Total distance: 8143 m
Max elevation: 424 m
Min elevation: 221 m
Total climbing: 249 m
Total descent: -182 m
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For more information on this hiking trail, please visit Walking SA

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