Top Trail:  Cathedral Gorge, Purnululu NP

Need to Know

  • Time

    1.5 - 2 hours
  • Distance

    2km return
  • Trail Start

    Piccaninny Creek car park, Purnululu National Park, 230km (3 hours) south of Kununurra, which is 3200km (30 hours) north of Perth
  • Degree of Difficulty

     Grade 4 - Bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may be long, rough and very steep. Directional signage may be limited.

    Trail is unmodified and rocky.

  • What to Pack?

    Take a minimum of 4 litres of water per person.

    Group B (Bushwalks and/or longer trails) required.  Show Pack

  • Best Time of the Year

    April to mid October
  • Facilities

    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
  • Fees

    Entry fee to Purnululu National Park
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Temperatures can get very hot (up to 50 degrees), walk in the early morning or late afternoon
  • Prohibited Items

    No pets
  • Access to the Trail

    Air or road to Kununurra. 4WD track into National Park. See Group D items on Trail Tips page. Roads may be closed after heavy rain, check conditions before travelling
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    Purnululu National Park Visitor Centre (open April to mid October)
    Telephone: (08) 9168 7300
    Web: http://exploreparks.dbca.wa.gov.au
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/exploreparkswa
    Twitter: @exploreparks.wa


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