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Rugged Hills Reserve, Toodyay

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

Rugged Hills Reserve has a challenging walk trail 7.5 km around the perimeter. There are beautiful views year round and wildflowers in Spring.

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Ridley Circle car park , 92 km east of Perth

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Access to this reserve is via Ridley Circle. The perimeter walk is approximately 8 kilometres but you can shorten it by taking the fire break that runs through the middle of the reserve. 

There are some steep hills that take you to beautiful views, especially from the eastern end of the northern boundary. 

Varied vegetation with Wandoo, Jarrah and Marri. Lots of wildflowers in spring. Plenty of bird life and good chance of seeing the elusive Black-gloved Wallaby and Euro. 

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Time / Duration

1-2 hours


7.5km loop

What To Pack

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

Trail Start

Ridley Circle car park , 92 km east of Perth

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Trail End

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.


  • Car Park
  • Sheltered Area

Best time of year

May to October


Trail Access

Road to Toodyay (1.5 hours drive from Perth)

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