Location: Fitzgerald River National Park Distance: 3km return Grade: 4 Trail Marker: Marked trail, easy to follow Duration: 1-3hrs Cost: National Park Entry Fees apply Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 12th July 2020 I absolutely love impromptu getaways with the family. A mini getaway was planned to explore the eastern end of Fitzgerald…

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Location: Mt Hallowell, Denmark Distance: 1.6km return Grade: 4 Trail Marker: Marked trail, easy to follow Duration: 1-2hrs Cost: $0, free entry Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 19th July 2020 Second attempt at this trail, and had to laugh once I completed it this time and realised how close we were the first. In…

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Location: Rushy Point, Little Grove Distance: 200m return Grade: 1 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 20min Cost: $0, free entry Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: Yes Date Hiked: 11th June 2020 Curiosity got the better of us and after passing by the Bird Hide sign a few times we decided to stop and check…

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Location: Lake Vancouver, Goode Beach Distance: 300m return Grade: 1 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 20min Cost: $0, free entry Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: Yes Date Hiked: 19th April 2020 The Lake Vancouver Bird Hide is a 300m return walk to a Bird Hide situation on Lake Vancouver, a small fresh water lake…

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Location: Torndirrup National Park Distance: 1.2km return Grade: 4 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 30min Cost: $0, free entry Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 20th August 2020 The Isthmus Hill walk trail is a 1.2km return hike that provides spectacular views of coastal scenery off the Flinders Peninsula in Torndirrup National Park.…

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Location: Stirling Range National Park Distance: 800m return Grade: 3 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 30min Cost: National Park Entry Fees Apply Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 31st May 2020 The Central Lookout Walk Trail is a short 800m return walk to the top of a knoll, offering impressive views of…

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Location: Stirling Range National Park Distance: 3km return Grade: 4 Trail Marker: Occasional markers, easy to follow Duration: 2-3hrs Cost: National Park Entry Fees Apply Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 31st May 2020 It was peak hour on the trails for the WA long weekend. Never before have I ever struggled to get a…

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Bluff Rock, Burmup Reserve

Location: Burmup Reserve, Albany Distance: 1km loop Grade: 2 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 20min Cost: $0, free entry Toilet Facilities: No Dog Friendly: Yes Date Hiked: 20th May 2020 The Bluff Rock Nature Trail is a 1km loop trail highlighting urban bushland, wildflowers and large granite outcrops, all in the heart of an urban…

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Location: Porongurup National Park Distance: 5.5km return Grade: 4 Trail Marker: Unmarked trail, easy to follow Duration: 1-2 hours Cost: $13 National Park Fees Toilet Facilities: Yes, at Tree-in-the-Rock carpark Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 19th September 2019 Wansbrough Walk is an 5.5km return hike that takes you through the gully of a towering Karri forest between…

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Location: Porongurup National Park Distance: 1km loop Grade: 3 Trail Marker: Wedge-tailed eagle trail markers Duration: 30min Cost: $13 National Park Fees Toilet Facilities: Yes, at start/finish Dog Friendly: No Date Hiked: 7th Nov 2019 The Walitj Meil Walk Trail is a beautiful 1km loop trail in an ancient mountain range that departs from the Castle Rock…

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