Top Trail:  Yardie Gorge Trail, Cape Range NP

Need to Know

  • Time

    Allow 2 hours
  • Distance

    2km return
  • Trail Start

    Yardie Creek car park, Cape Range National Park, 90km (1 hour) drive from Exmouth on a sealed road, which is 1300km (16.5 hours) north of Perth
  • Degree of Difficulty

     Grade 4 - Bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may be long, rough and very steep. Directional signage may be limited.

    First section is easy, becomes harder as it narrows and requires navigation of rocks and small gullies

  • What to Pack?

    Carry adequate water 3 litres/per person wear sunscreen, long sleeves ad a hat. There is no water and very little shade.

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    April to September
  • Facilities

    • Camping
    • Lookouts
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
  • Fees

    Entry fee to Cape Range National Park -
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Trail is subject to intermittent salt water flooding. Please phone ahead to check conditions. Trail surface is gravel and rock with cliff edges so caution is advised.
  • Prohibited Items

    No pets, campfires, spear guns or firearms
  • Downloads

  • Access to the Trail

    Road from Exmouth
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    Department of Parks and Wildlife
    Telephone: 08 9949 2808
    Twitter: @ExploreParksWA

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