Welcome to Jack’s Paddock
If you’re planning to ride the Kidman Trail, then Jack’s Paddock is just for you!
An exclusive campground conveniently located in bushland on the famous trail, this campground is reserved for horse riding permit holders who are riding the trail and wish to use the campground and horse yards.
Camping permitted from 1 April – 30 November
Wood fires permitted from 1 May – 31 October, in the designated communal fire pits only. (These dates may change in seasons where high fire danger persists).
Facilities and features
- Unpowered site
- Maximum of 2 guests per booking
- Jack’s Paddock accommodates up to 8 riders and support people in total
Bookings and fees
Fees apply for camping and use of horse yards at Jack’s Paddock. Please contact us to find out more and secure your booking.
The forest is closed to the public on declared Total Fire Ban days. To report a fire, call 000.
The Kuitpo and Mount Crawford Forests are located within the Mount Lofty Ranges Fire Ban District. For fire ban information phone 1300 362 361 or visit the CFS website. Being aware of a Total Fire Ban is your responsibility.
Fire is prohibited on ForestrySA land and Forest Reserves between November 1 and April 30 in any year. (These dates may be extended in areas where high fire danger persists).