Wetlands Walk Trail, Yanchep NP
This two-kilometre loop trail is a relaxed, short, easy walk around the lake which is a dominant feature of Yanchep National Park.
About the Trail
The trail takes you through the heart of a coastal wetland, circumnavigating Loch McNess. The walk is completely flat and well signposted so you can’t get lost. There are some nice views across the lake which attracts a lot of birdlife. You can also see the bush tucker Yanget plant (typha) which for which Yanchep is named after.
From the visitor’s centre, head anti-clockwise around the lake. You will find the trail markers not far past the inn where you cross a small boardwalk.
Yanchep National Park is one of Perth's oldest and most popular national parks just 45-minute drive from Perth city.
Other things to do: Check out the koalas, picnic on the lawn, Aboriginal cultural tour, lunch at the tea house, drinks at the Inn.
Other trails include the Ghost House Walk.