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Bridge Trail - Hoffman Mill, Harvey

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

An easy 2.4 km loop walk located at the site of the old Hoffman Mill and town. Discover the remnants of the mill and railway line that serviced this area.
Follow the signs along Clarke Rd, from Logue Brook Dam.

There are numerous plants left behind from the gardens of the old Hoffman Mill town site
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Trail Start

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Hoffmans Mill, Clarke Rd, Hoffman, 148km (2 hrs 10 mins) south of Perth

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Step back in time and take a walk through the former Mill town of Hoffman and the surrounding forest.  Interpretive signs help to showcase some of the remnants of the workings of the town.

This pleasant walk winds across the bridges over the Harvey River and then slopes up to explore the jarrah forest and suitable for most ages and fitness levels.  Take a picnic lunch and enjoy the surrounding area.  You can camp here between the 1st November and the Easter holidays each year.

Observant walkers may catch glimpses of forest birds, such as the golden whistler and splendid fairy wren.

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Length

2.4km loop trail

What To Pack

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

Trail Start

Hoffmans Mill, Clarke Rd, Hoffman, 148km (2 hrs 10 mins) south of Perth

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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.

Facilities

First part of trail is accessible for those in a wheelchair. Camping only permitted between 1st November and the end of Easter, each year. Water needs to be treated.
  • Access with assistance for the Disabled
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Camping
  • Car Park
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Toilet Facilities for Disabled
  • Water Access Points

Best time of year

All year, but best to do early morning in the summer months

Trail Access

Self drive, some gravel road

Prohibited Items

No pets
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1 trail goers have rated Bridge Trail - Hoffman Mill, Harvey as 4 out of 5!

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Kim Fawcett

Reviewed 20 Mar 2021, 12:37pm

Lovely short walk through the forest and the old Hoffman mill and town site. The picnic facilities and campground at the start of the trail were really nice.

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