The Copper Coast with its compact central core and wide variety of gentle coastal and hilly hinterland scenic countryside is ideally placed to encourage both its residents and visitors to enjoy its amenities through walking and cycling. The coastal area from Port Hughes, through Moonta Bay, Wallaroo and North Beach is ideal for increased walking and cycling access. The short distances involved and the proximity of homes, resorts, shops, businesses, schools, entertainment and recreational venues enable people to quickly and conveniently access these areas by foot or cycle.
The Copper Coast, with its outstanding scenery, farmland, bushland, coastal vegetation, country towns and scenic roads and trails network is an ideal setting for development of tourist and recreational activities based on long distance walking, cycling, and off-road cycling. The trails cater for all ages and activities from walking the dog, fitness or a casual stroll the Copper Coast has a trail to suit.
The map below features some of our local trails for walking, open the menu top left and see what the Copper Coast has on offer.
For a walk into the Copper Coast's History try the
Kadina, Moonta and Wallaroo Heritage Trails
These walking trails give visitors an insight into the history of these towns and their many old buildings. In each town the self-guided tours take about an hour.
Click the links below for details.
Brochures are available from The Farm Shed Museum and Tourism Centre Kadina, Wallaroo Heritage and Nautical Museum, Moonta tourist Office and Council offices.