Hill Springs, Cape Arid National Park

Need to Know

  • Time

    30 minutes
  • Distance

    500 metres
  • Trail Start (Loop)

    Cape Arid National Park, Thomas Fishery Track off Posion Creek rd 160km (2hours) east of Esperance which is 700km SE of Perth
  • Degree of Difficulty

     Grade 2 - No bushwalking experience required. The track is a hardened or compacted surface and may have a gentle hill section or sections and occasional steps. Walks no greater than 10km. Suitable for families with young children.

    Access to Hill Springs is via a sandy track 4WD only track. To go beyond Hill Springs into Thomas Fishery the four wheel-driving is more difficult.

  • What to Pack?

    No drinking water available in the Park.

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    All year round.
  • Facilities

    • Car Park
  • Fees

    National Park fees
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Access via Thomas Fishery Road in dry conditions only. If wet the road will be closed due to Dieback management. Beware of ticks along this trail
  • Prohibited Items

    No Pets
  • Downloads

  • Access to the Trail

    4WD . Turn off to car park is 6km down Thomas Fishery track, a 4WD track off Posion Creek Rd. Turn off for the Thomas Fishery track is 17.5km down Poision Creek Road. Enter Poison Creek Rd off Merivale Road.
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  • Trail Contact

    Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, Parks and Wildlife Service
    Telephone: (08) 9083 2100
    Web: https://exploreparks.dbca.wa.gov.au/park/cape-arid
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