Flinders by Foot 3 Day Guided Walk - Rawnsley Park Station - AussieHikingTours.com

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Flinders by Foot 3 Day Guided Walk – Rawnsley Park Station

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  • Explore the Flinders Ranges, returning to your Rawnsley Park Holiday Unit or Eco Villa each night.
  • Climb to Rawnsley Bluff in the early hours to watch the sunrise.
  • See parts of the Heysen Trail and the beautiful Blinman Pools.

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THE DETAILS

Holiday Units: $1,250 per person ($1,400 for single room)
Eco Villas: $1,535 per person ($1,925 for single room)

Rawnsley Park Station, at the southern end of the Flinders Ranges, is the perfect place to base yourself for three days of guided hiking. You’ll be accompanied on this tour by bushwalking author Kym Tilbrook, who has been walking in the Flinders Ranges for over 40 years. He’ll take you deep into the Ranges on several day hikes, and you’ll even get to climb to Rawnsley Bluff for a glorious sunrise. Return to Rawnsley Park Station each night for a delicious dinner and relax in your Holiday Unit or Eco Villa.

INCLUSIONS

  • All meals for the duration of the tour
  • Dedicated, friendly and knowledgeable guide and support staff
  • Accommodation in either Holiday Unit or Eco Villa
  • Tour begins at Rawnsley Park Station – transfers can be organised from Port Augusta ($300 – Sharp Airlines operate from Adelaide to Port Augusta Monday to Friday) or Whyalla ($450 – Qantaslink operate from Adelaide to Whyalla twice daily)
  • Maximum group size of 11

WHAT TO BRING

FURTHER INFORMATION

  • Walking distance: 9 – 21 kilometres per day
  • Difficulty: A moderate level of fitness is required to complete this walk. Please do some training before you arrive. The fitter you are, the more you will enjoy the trip.
  • Child friendly: Yes. Not recommended for children under 12.
  • Accommodation is available for partners or other group members who don’t wish to walk. Please enquire below.

ITINERARY

Day One Depart Rawnsley Park Station reception at 8.00am to drive an hour north to Parachilna Gorge. Walk to the Blinman Pools starts about 9.30am. This is a delightful walk with no climbing (12km). In the afternoon, we return via Blinman for a coffee at the General Store and stop at the Appealina Ruins (pastoral and Mining heritage).
Day Two Depart Rawnsley Park Station reception 8.00am for the drive to Bunyeroo Valley and the Wilcolo Track. Start the 9-kilometre walk at about 9.00am. An optional afternoon return walk to Bunyeroo Gorge Geological Trail is also available (8km).
Day Three Depart Rawnsley Park Station reception at 4.15am. Walk to the top of Rawnsley Bluff to watch the sunrise over the Flinders Ranges. Return via Highlife Trail to a bush breakfast celebrating the end of the tour. Return to your accommodation about 11.00am. Late checkout of 12.30pm.

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