#20 of 37 state parks in Western Australia

Best trails in Cape Range National Park

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Looking for a great trail in Cape Range National Park, Western Australia? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, walking trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Cape Range National Park ranging from 2.7 to 24.5 km and from 4 to 307 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Cape Range National Park is located on the North West Cape peninsula of Western Australia, right in front of the Ningaloo Reef. Its landscape consists of ocean water, elevated plateau, pristine beaches, deep gorges and canyons and caves. It has a very diverse flora and fauna including wallabies, red kangaroos, emus, euros, hundreds of bird species and many reptile species.

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Map of trails in Cape Range National Park
Park information
Area:
47655 hectares
Contact
+61 (0)8 9949 2808
Top trails (6)
#1 - Mandu Mandu Gorge
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 2.7 km • Est. 50 m
Explore part of the Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area in Cape Range National Park. Mandu Mandu is a Class 4 ramble above the bed of an ancient river that carved the sheer walls of the gorge over millShow more
#2 - Yardie Creek Gorge Rim Track
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 2.7 km • Est. 44 m
The track has spectacular views. If you look carefully, you may spot rock-wallabies amongst the rock ledges on the opposite side of the gorge. A variety of birds also rest and sometimes nest along theShow more
#3 - Charles Knife Edge Walk
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 3.5 km • Est. 1 h 18 m
Charles Knife Edge Walk is a 3.5 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Learmonth, Western Australia, Australia that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. TShow more
#4 - Thomas Carter Lookout and the Badgirrajirra Trail
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 18.5 km • Est. 5 h 22 m
The Thomas Carter Lookout is 311m above sea level and is one of the highest points in Cape Range National Park. Here you can enjoy views of the ocean, both west and east over the gulf. Picnic tables aShow more
#5 - Shothole Canyon
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 24.5 km • Est. 6 h 36 m
An unsealed road traverses the bottom of this scenic canyon in one of the most rugged areas of Cape Range National Park. Named after the shotholes left by explosive charges set off during the exploratShow more
#6 - Kurrajong Campground to South Mandu Beach Walk
Cape Range National Park
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Length: 6.3 km • Est. 1 h 44 m
Kurrajong Campground to South Mandu Beach Walk is a 6.3 kilometer out and back trail located near Cape Range National Park, Western Australia, Australia that offers scenic views and is good for all skShow more