Guides & Maps

Walking trail historic carriageway and south park lands

Footpath

Intermediate walk

Selfguided

Unpaved stretches

Park

Scenic walk

What to expect along the trail

This trail leads you along the historic elm carriageway, which has been a fixture of the Adelaide Park Lands since the 1800s. Follow the trail beyond the carriageway past the Adelaide Himeji Garden, a beautifully manicured Japanese pocket of the park lands, and through to the modern Pityarilla Activity Hub.

Difficulty levelMedium
Length2.6 km loop on sealed and unsealed path
Walking surfacesBitumen, grass, dirt and pavement
Mobility suitabilitySuits some prams
Suitable for running
Suitable for cycling
DogsSuitable for dogs (but pets not allowed in the Himeji Garden)
Path widthUndefined dirt paths. 1 metre wide at narrowest paved point.
Possible hazardsLeaves and sticks on paths
Uneven surfaces
On-road traffic
AmenitiesDrinking fountains
Toilet
Playspaces, courts, BBQs
ParkingTimed paid parking along Beaumont Road

Trail sights and nearby

Adelaide Himeji Garden

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