We did a 3 hour walk today starting at Waterfall Gully, past Chinaman’s hut and up to Mt Lofty Summit.
There were heaps of people doing this tough walk. Saw robins and a small golden and black bird. We went out on a side path on the way down which was very quiet. Nice views of the city. When the sun came out it made the water shine brightly.
We are a family who use our Sundays to discover, explore and enjoy the serenity of the world around us while getting some exercise.
We live in Semaphore, a beach-side suburb of Adelaide, South Australia. Although Adelaide and it's suburbs are quite flat, there is a range of hills that run North-South that provide for many interesting walks.
Here are some quotes that say some of what it means to us to go out bush walking.
In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.
- John Muir
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