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Ava to Melling

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Ava to Melling

Updated 14 February 2018 3:41pm
  • 2.5km each way
  • 1.5 hours return

One of the most urban parts of the Trail, this section is a very popular walk and cycle route. Ewen Bridge, near the centre of this section, offers a shorter loop or figure-of-eight option. Land skirmishes in the 1840s-1850s saw Fort Richmond established in 1845 near the site of this bridge.