Top Trail:  Cape to Cape Track, Margaret River

Need to Know

  • Time

    5 - 8 days end-to-end. Trail can be walked in smaller sections including day walks
  • Distance

    Distance depends on section of trail chosen.
  • Trail Start

    Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse, Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, 13km from Dunsborough, which is 255km (3 hours) south of Perth
  • Trail End

    Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Leeuwin Road, Augusta which is 306km (3hrs 15mins) south of Perth.
  • Degree of Difficulty

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

    Moderate to difficult depending on section of trail.

  • What to Pack?

    Maps and Guidebook available. Additional items and preparation required for overnight walks including extra water.

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    September to November
  • Facilities

    Assisted wheelchair access is provided for first 3.8km of trail. There are four campsites, with tent areas, pit toilet and water tank - accessible only by hikers. There are drive in bush camp sites which can be accessed from the Track, such as Conto's, Point Road and Boranup. Check out the Parks Stay website for details: In addition there are also several privately managed campgrounds with vehicle access, e.g. Yallingup, Gracetown, Prevelly and Hamelin Bay.

    • Access with assistance for the Disabled
    • Camping
    • Lookouts
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Take care at water crossings. Beaches may be washed out after heavy storms
  • Prohibited Items

    No pets or fires. Use a fuel stove for cooking
  • Access to the Trail

  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    Friends of the Cape to Cape Track
    Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
    Twitter: @ExploreParksWA

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