Echidna Chasm, Purnululu NP

Need to Know

  • Time

    Up to 1 hour
  • Distance

    2km return
  • Trail Start

    Echidna Chasm 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.

    Some rocky sections that require some moderate climbing.

  • What to Pack?

    At least 2 litres of water per person

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    May to October. The dry season in the Kimberley
  • Facilities

    • Camping
    • Car Park
    • Coach Parking
    • First Aid Equipment
    • Lookouts
    • Public Telephone
    • Public Toilet
    • Sheltered Area
    • Water Access Points
  • Fees

    National Park fees apply
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Trail has a natural surface of rock so caution is advised
  • Prohibited Items

    No pets
  • Downloads

  • 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: https://parks.dbca.wa.gov.au/park/purnululu
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