Hyden Rock Walk
  • Length: 1.25km

  • Duration: 0.5hrs

  • Grade: 1

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Wave Rock Car Park

  • End: Wave Rock Car Park

  • Closest Town:

  • Location: Hyden

  • Distance from state capital: 334km

  • State: WA

  • Latitude: -32.443365

  • Longitude: 118.897872

Trail Access

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Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Easy Access

Steep Road

Winding Road

Vehicle Ford

Speed Bumps

2WD Vehicle

4WD Vehicle

Entry Fee

Ample Parking

Accessible Parking

Wheelchair Toilet

Toilet Facilities

Camping Available

Drinking Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Fire Pit

Trail Features

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

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Prams and Strollers

Bike Friendly

Overnight Campsites

River Crossings

Rock Scrambling

Bush Bashing

Exposed Ledges

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Drinking Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Dog Friendly

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Hyden Rock Walk is a 1.25km, grade 1 Circuit hike located in Hyden Western Australia. The hike should take approximately 0.5hrs to complete.

Summary

This walk trail offers fine views of the surrounding farmlands and remnant bushland. You take the short Wave Rock Walk to a set of railings that climb up onto the main rock formation. It is fairly steep but easy enough for people of average fitness and mobility with appropriate shoes.

The Hyden Rock Walk Trail is a great short trail for people seeking an overall perspective other than just a photo oportunity in front of the wave formation itself. Besides expansive views, you get to see odd rock formations and in warm weather plenty of scurrying dragon lizaRoads. There are two loops. The shorter loop is 860 metres long in total from the Car Park. The second loop is 1300 metres. The routes are well marked, over slopping granite which can be slippery after rain. Read the interperative signage along the way to learn about the rock formations and the fascinating plants and animals. Be aware that there is some accending and descending involved.  

Notes

Start Point: Wave Rock Car Park, 3km from Hyden, 334km (3.5 hours) east of Perth

End Point: Wave Rock Car Park, 3km from Hyden, 334km (3.5 hours) east of Perth

Region: Hyden, Golden Outback


For more information, a location map and GPS file please visit Trails WA.