|Location and Access|
Eckert Creek Section is the largest and most popular section of the park for paddlers. The area can be accessed from Lower Winkie Road off the Sturt Highway (GR: 579028).
The Katarapko Section of the park can be accessed from the Sturt Highway, via a turn off at Berri Estate Winery (GR: 583069), then follow Winkie Road South, then travel, via Plush Road to Katarapko Crescent, from which the park can be entered (GR: 511988).
As well as Loxton Recreation Park and Milich landing west of Loxton there are several vehicle access points off the Loxton-Berri road (Bookpurnong Road). From there, the water can be accessed at points such as Rilli boat ramp (GR: 615943), Lock 4 (GR:612998) and the bridge over Gurra Gurra Creek (GR: 638030), approximately 3 km south of Berri, where canoes and kayaks could be launched.
Many areas along the water course are serviced by unsealed vehicular roads. These are marked on the Trails SA River Murray Canoe Guides map. Along the River Murray and Katarapko Creek there are several sites where vehicles have access to the water.