Tagon Coastal Trail, Cape Arid NP

Need to Know

  • Time

    4 - 6 hours
  • Distance

    14km return
  • Trail Start

    Western end of Yokinup Bay, Cape Arid National Park 125km (1.5 hours) east of Esperance
  • Trail End

    Eastern end of Kennedy beach
  • Degree of Difficulty

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

    Moderate to Difficult walk. Sandy beach and exposed granite sections. Trail unmarked.

  • What to Pack?

    Take ample water. No drinking water available in park.

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    All year round
  • Facilities

    • BBQ Facilities
    • Camping
    • Car Park
    • Lookouts
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
  • Fees

    National Park fees
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Trail surface is natural pavements of sand, gravel and rock with steep edges so caution is advised. Stay clear of waters edge.
  • Prohibited Items

    No pets or bicycles
  • Downloads

  • Access to the Trail

    To access the trail turn down Thomas River Road an unsealed road off Merivale Road.
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, Parks and Wildlife Service
    Telephone: (08) 9083 2100
    Web: https://exploreparks.dbca.wa.gov.au/site/tagon-coastal-trail
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/exploreparkswa
    Twitter: @exploreparksWA

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