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Weekend Walks for Women: The Yurrebilla Trail Stage 1 Hike June 30th
June 30 @ 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Secure your spot HERE.
Members get this walk at half price!
Join us for the Yurrebilla Trail as we start our 3 stage series again for 2019!
The Yurrebilla trail (located just 12km from Adelaide city) is 56km in total and takes in some of the most scenic trails through the Adelaide Hills. The first stage is approx 16km from Belair Railway Station to Eagle on the Hill and will take 5-6 hours to complete.
For this walk you will need good physical fitness behind you – the track is rated Moderate to Hard – it is a hilly walk with plenty of challenges and includes a dark walk through the height challenged Echo Tunnel!
You must have a good level of fitness for this walk!
Ensure you have adequate sun protection and wet weather gear – we cannot refund you if you do not have the gear needed. If you arrive ill-prepared our leaders can ask you not to walk for safety reasons.
- Worn in comfortable walking shoes or boots
- Day backpack (35 litre)
- Filled water bottles (2+ litres)
- Any personal medications/blister kit
- Wet weather gear/sun protection (as per the forecast – we will remind you 48 hours before of the expected weather),
- head torch for the tunnel (optional)
- walking poles (highly recommended)
- snacks (fruit, museli bars, trail mix, lollies)
We will provide refreshments (tea/coffee/hot choc) and a morning tea stop approx half way – please remember to advise us of any allergies before the walk so we can cater as best we can. We offer full cream milk or skim lactose free milk and gluten free snack options/light lunch options. Feel free to a few snacks to get you through and please eat breakfast before you walk 🙂
Transport from Eagle on the Hill to Belair is included. The bus departs at 8am from Eagle on the Hill Mountain Bike Bottom Car Park – punch 282 Mt Barker Road into your GPS to locate this car park. Allow plenty of time to arrive and park.
Look for the Big Heart Adventures car/flag when you park.
If the weather forecast is for extreme weather for the Adelaide Hills, this walk will be cancelled the day before.
Your Leaders for this walk are Lisa Murphy and Janice Watt. Our leaders carry group first aid kits, emergency communication devices and are experienced and qualified bushwalking leaders.
Our walking program for 2019 is supporting MOSH in South Australia who minimise suicidal harm by offering support services to families and anyone affected by suicide. Thankyou for donating an extra amount to their cause when you book or bringing a gold coin donation on the day.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact Lisa Murphy on 0418 802 361
What’s the refund policy?
Your ticket cost is non-refundable. If we cancel the walk due to extreme weather or other reasons beyond our control, we will refund you.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Minimum age requirement is 15 years old as long as an accompanying adult is coming – please check with Lisa if unsure.