Wansbrough Walk
  • Length: 4km

  • Duration: 1hr

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Tree-in-the-Rock Picnic Area

  • End: Tree-in-the-Rock Picnic Area

  • Location: Porongurup National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 366km

  • State: WA

  • Latitude: -34.67567239

  • Longitude: 117.8711182

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Wansbrough Walk is a 4km, grade 4 Return hike located in Porongurup National Park Western Australia. The hike should take approximately 1hrs to complete.

Summary

This eight kilometre return hike takes you through towering Karri forest along a gully between Nancy’s Peak and Devil’s Slide in the Porongurup National Park.

The spectacular seasonal wildflowers and the variety of outdoor activities draw thousands of visitors to the Porongurup National Park each year.   The Wansbrough Walk takes you along a track through the gully of Devil’s Slide and Nancy’s Peak. You will pass through both karri forests in the higher slopes and open jarrah/marri forests in the lower slopes. Some walkers leave a car at Millingup Road the trail end, instead of walking back to the Picnic Area. The Park covers an area of 2620ha, with the range extending for 12 kilometres. The area has one of the richest concentrations of plant species in Australia, with over 700 native plant species.  

Notes

Start Point: Tree-in-the-Rock Picnic Area. 366km from Perth to Mt Barker via bus or car, then 15 minute drive to Porongurup National Park

End Point: Tree-in-the-Rock Picnic Area. 366km from Perth to Mt Barker via bus or car, then 15 minute drive to Porongurup National Park

Region: Porongurup National Park, South West


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