Skip to Content Skip to Navigation Show Trail Map Show About the Trail Show Important Trail Details Read Trail Reviews
Support Our Trails

Caves Walk Trail, Yanchep NP

  • 1-3 hours
  • 4.5 km
    • Bush Walk Grade 3

The Caves Walk Trail is a five kilometre loop walk within the Yanchep National Park .This trail takes you past Crystal Cave where you can discover how limestone caves are formed and hear about their colourful history on guided tour. Tours can be booked at the McNess House Visitor Centre before you start our walk.

Caves Walk Trail Yanchep N P D B C A 1
Earn 2 Points

Trail Start

Get directions

McNess House Visitor Centre

Trail End

Get directions

McNess House Visitor Centre

Logo for Leave no Trace Initiative

Trails WA supports the seven principles recommended by Leave No Trace Australia for minimising your impacts when using the trails.

Learn more

The Caves Walk Trail in the Yanchep National Park takes on a circuit that stops by at every cave that this park has to offer. Firstly at the Yonderup Cave, then onto the Crystal Cave. Eventually leading you on a longer walk parallel to Indian Ocean Drive up to Cabaret Cave. Eventually winding back to the Mcness House Visitor Centre via Gloucester Lodge, views of the Yanchep Swamp and Henry White Campground.

The early and later sections of this trail are purpose on built pedestrian walkways, only the middle section between Crystal and Cabaret Cave do you leave this path for a sandy gravel track. 

Yanchep Parks and Wildlife Office

(08) 9303 7759

McNess House Visitor Centre

(08) 9303 7759

Other Links

Be trail ready for Caves Walk Trail, Yanchep NP

Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.

Time / Duration

2 hours

Length

4.5km loop

What To Pack

Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.

Trail Start

McNess House Visitor Centre

Get directions

Trail End

McNess House Visitor Centre

Get directions

Bush Walk

Grade 3

Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may have short steep hill sections a rough surface and many steps. Walks up to 20km.

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
  • Camping
  • Car Park
  • Kiosk
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Sheltered Area
  • View Platform
  • Visitor Information Centre
  • Child Activities
  • Guide

Best time of year

All year-round

Fees

National Park Fees

Trail Access

An hour drive from Perth

Edge shaped like mountain horizon
topography pattern

Complete Caves Walk Trail, Yanchep NP to earn badges and points!

Earn points and badges and become a "TrailsWA Expert" by completing trails and leaving reviews.

Earn 2 Points

Earn 2 points towards
your TrailsWA level

Edge shaped like mountain horizon
Alt text

Be the first to review Caves Walk Trail, Yanchep NP

We love to hear from people who've been on our Western Australian trails, so it would be most appreciated it if you wanted to leave a review.

Like this trail? Explore others nearby

More around Perth & Surrounds

Supported by great organisations

Trails are free and bring so many benefits to our community by providing opportunities to have fun, get fit, socialise, explore and challenge yourself. But they also have to be managed and maintained which only is made possible through terrific sponsors, donations and/or volunteering.

topography pattern