Last Updated Dec 2013 | Originally suggested by c.j.b
A free bush camp adjacent to the northern trailhead of the Heysen hiking trail.
Pets: no known restrictions, however there are adjoining private properties where loose animals could tresspass.
Water Availability: Non-potable water may be available from a tank at a nearby information shelter. Intermittent creek water availability. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
Camp fires: no built fire places. Open fires are forbidden in South Australia between November and April, and during extreme fire bans.
Picnic Tables: at the nearby information shelter
Enironmental concerns: Wheel Cactus is prevelent in the area, and efforts to eradicate it are ongoing. The collected pest plants must be burnt to ashes in a campfire if collected-- the seeds remain viable for 20 years.
3 - 4 locations suitable for tents
Parachilna Gorge is a free camping area.
This is a free camping area.
No bookings required for this free campground
No toilets available at this campsite
It is not known if pets are allowed at this campsite
Non-potable water may be available. Boil all water for at least 10 minutes before drinking.
There are no built fireplaces in this camp ground, however it may be permisable to have a camp fire under certain conditions. Please check local fire restrictions and rules before lighting fires.
No bbqs are provided.
There are no known swimming spots at this campsite.
There is no fishing at or near this campsite.
There is no canoeing or kayaking at or near this campsite
This campsite is accessable with regular 2wd vehicles.
15km East of Parachilna, South Australia
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