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Djidi-Djidi Ridge, Chittering Djidi-Djidi Ridge, Chittering

  • Less than 1 hour
  • 1.5 km
    • Bush Walk Class 3

      Moderate trail that may have short steep hills, rough surface, many steps or some rock hopping. Directional signage. Some bushwalking experience and moderate fitness required.

The hidden walk trail on this reserve is seasonally abundant in wildflowers ~ wattles, parrotbush, orchids… It boasts fantastic views across the valley from the lookout at the top of the trail. It is 1.5 km return and is steep in places.

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Start from the northern end of the picnic area where you will spot, through the trees, a footbridge which crosses a small creek. The lower slopes of the ridge support a marri-wandoo woodland with its understorey of heath plants. A second footbridge then crosses a very small creek which is dry for most of the year.

The marri-wandoo woodland thins out and heath vegetation becomes more dominant as you climb the gentle slope of the trail. The upper slopes are dominated by grasstrees. Looking uphill to the left of the track is a depression in the hillside, it is covered in grasstrees and looks particularly attractive in spring.

On the final ascent, the trail passes around the side of the ridge before crossing the summit and leading to a lookout. From here there are spectacular views across the Chittering Valley.

If you would like to extend your walk you can explore the walkable firebreak trails around the reserve.

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Time / Duration

45 minute return


1.5km return

What To Pack

Group B - Hiking & Long Distance Trails (Bushwalks and/or longer trails) required.

Trail Start

3231 Chittering Road, Upper Chittering (90km and one and half hours north of Perth)

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Trail End

Bush Walk

Class 3

Moderate trail that may have short steep hills, rough surface, many steps or some rock hopping. Directional signage. Some bushwalking experience and moderate fitness required.

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Difficulty Notes

Loose gravel and is up hill


  • Car Park
  • Dog Friendly
  • Lookouts
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet

Best time of year

August, September, October

Trail Access


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3 trail goers have rated Djidi-Djidi Ridge, Chittering as 5 out of 5!

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.

Sebastien Corre

Reviewed 10 Sep 2022, 7:57pm

Beautiful!! Went there with my 3 years old daughter. It was magical.
Alison Leitch

Reviewed 2 Oct 2020, 6:34pm

Walked this trail during wildflower season and it was really pretty with various wildflowers in abundance. Some lovely sweeping patches of blue leschenaultia, interesting trail and great views.
Naomi Jupp

Reviewed 13 Mar 2017, 7:05pm

A well maintained, marked trail, with pretty wildflowers in the right season and lovely views.

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