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Breakaway Trail, Foxes Lair, Narrogin

  • Less than 1 hour
  • 0.3 km
    • Bush Walk Grade 2

A gentle stroll through lateritic gravelly soils to a large breakaway, with a view of the Narrogin Valley.

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The trail is in Foxes Lair reserve Narrogin, 200 kilometres south of Perth. See

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The Breakaway trail is one of three trails which starts and ends at the Marri picnic area in Foxes Lair. The trail provides a view of Narrogin Valley. It is a good spot for bird watching and you may see kangaroos in the early morning.



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(08) 9881 2064

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Time / Duration

Ten to fifteen minutes



Trail Start

The trail is in Foxes Lair reserve Narrogin, 200 kilometres south of Perth. See

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Trail End

Bush Walk

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.

Difficulty Notes

Rough surface due to ironstone outcrops on the trail adjoining the breakaway.

Hazards & Warnings

The trail has ironstone trip hazards along the breakaway


There is no running water or toilet. There is a toilet is at the cemetery on the north east corner of Foxes Lair. Please pick up after your dog and take any rubbish with you when your leave. There is a rubbish bin at the parking area, where the road through Foxes Lair exits at Range Road. 

  • Car Park
  • Dog Friendly
  • Lookouts
  • Picnic Area
  • Shaded Area

Best time of year

August to November is the best time for wildflowers.

Trail Access

Narrogin is 200 kilometres south of Perth. Enter Foxes Lair from Williams Road (opposite the caravan park) and stop at the first (Marri) picnic area.

Prohibited Items

No bikes

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