York Self Drives - Sky O’the North

Need to Know

  • Time

    Half or full day experience, dependent on choices
  • Distance

    96km loop
  • Trail Start (Loop)

    York Visitor Centre, York Town Hall, 100km (1hour plus) east of Perth
  • Degree of Difficulty

     Easiest - All-wheel Drive and High Range 4WD vehicles. Suitable for Novice Drivers.

    Includes sections of gravel roads. Please take care and drive SLOWLY on country roads, beware of livestock, kangaroos and large farm machinery . Surface conditions on gravel roads can be changeable, so slow right down, especially when cornering, braking, or moving onto gravel hard shoulders on narrow bitumen roads.

  • What to Pack?

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

  • Best Time of the Year

    All year round. Especially scenic during late May to mid-October
  • Facilities

    In York: Car and coach parking, water access and public toilets at Howick street. Town Hall has Visitor Centre with shop, water access and public toilets with toilet for people with disabilities and first aid equipment during opening hours 9.30am-4pm daily. Public telephone and many cafes in Avon Terrace. Northam and Toodyay have similar facilities.

    • Cafe
    • Car Park
    • Dog Friendly
    • First Aid Equipment
    • Public Toilet
    • Toilet Facilities for Disabled
    • Visitor Information Centre
    • Water Access Points
  • Hazards & Warnings

    This route includes gravel roads. Surface conditions can be changeable so slow right down especially when cornering/braking. Please take care and drive slowly on country roads, beware of livestock, kangaroos and large farm machinery.
  • Access to the Trail

    Road 2WD
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    York Visitor Centre
    Telephone: (08) 9641 1301
    Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
    Web: http://visit.york.wa.gov.au
    Facebook: https://facebook.com/shireofyork

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