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Why this Hike
This track around Willandra National Park is a fantastic short day walk which has a lot to offer visitors including it's woodland. The Black Box Woodland and Willandra creek along with the foot bridge make for quite a nice walk which can be enjoyed by most walkers.
Track Notes & Overview
Starting from Willandra Campground this walk follows the circuit track for 3 and ½ kilometres by first crossing the bridge down Willandra National Park Road and joining main track on the left. Continue walking along the track after crossing back over the road while loosely following the creek around in the circuit. A little further down the track you will cross a ford before finally wrapping back around to the other end of the national park road. Turn onto the road and follow it a few hundred metres back to the campground where you started the walk.
Packing for a Day Hike
Even if it is just a small day hike, packing is still essential to make sure everyone stays safe and has fun while on your hike. This free packing list will make sure you have everything you need while taking the hassle out of packing.
Food for a Day Hike
Before setting off on a day hike one thing you must do is plan what food you are going to bring with you. Your snacks and lunches should be nutritious, delicious and lightweight but they don't need to be complex.
Our recipe hub includes a range of lunches and snacks perfect for a day hike ranging from easy to create in minutes to tasty creations like you would make at home.
Leave No Trace
A Hikers Friend fully endorses the 7 principles of ‘leave no trace’ hiking which aim to protect our natural spaces and encourages you to apply them on your next adventure.
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