Enjoy the peaceful surroundings of the Ngarkat Conservation Park and take in the views over the park's 270,000 hectares of vegetated sand dunes, mallee and heath.The park abounds in wildlife. Look out for western grey kangaroo and emus and more than 120 species of birds. You may spot a rare Malleefowl walking slowly among the trees.
A number of walking trails give you the opportunity to see the wildlife and get a better appreciation of the vast mallee landscape. Enjoy the magnificent views from Tyms Lookout along a 2-3 hour hike. Early attempts to farm this country failed as seen by the ruins of early European pioneering settlements at Box Flat.
Home to the legendary Border Track, the park has a popular 4WD track.
Several hikes start from the campground, including those to the restored Nanam Well and Cox’s Windmill. Experienced hikers can embark on an extended hike to the Fishponds or Scorpion Springs. Access 4WD only. Suitable for camper trailers, tents. Facilities, long drop toilet. Campfires allowed (seasonal fire restrictions apply). Number of campsites, unallocated camping (maximum 12 vehicles). Electricity, unpowered.
AddressPine Hut Soak Track
Ngarkat, South Australia, 5302
Coordinates & Contact Details-35.42366142, 140.8792324908 8580 1800
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