St Mary Peak / Wilpena Pound Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos

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St Mary Peak / Wilpena Pound Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainDeserts / Badlands / GorgesDateMid Mar
Region/PlaceSouth Australia, Flinders Ranges NPCountryAustralia  
Dist (kms)23Height gain (m)850Route findingEasy
RouteWilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet
NotesAlthough a fairly long day walk, this route is one of the best in South Australia. The views from St Mary Peak are well worth the detour and the Pound itself has a strangely tranquil feeling.
Ascent to St Mary's Peak on Outside Trail, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah603

View to north from crest of Wilpena Range nr St Mary's Peak, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah604

Curving flat plain to NE of St Mary's Peak, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah605

Boorong Peak from nr St Mary's Peak, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah606

Edeowie Gorge from nr Malloga Falls, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah609

Heysen Trail and St Mary's Peak Trail junction in Wilpena Pound, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah610

Wilpena Pound from Lower Wangarra Lookout, Wilpena Chalet - Outside Track - St Mary Peak - Tanderra Saddle - Cooinda Camp - Wangarra Lookout - Wilpena Chalet (T), Flinders Ranges NP, South Australia, Australia, 14-Mar-03, ah611