Perth: Hiking - Walking
Wonderful weather, pristine beaches and an easy-going character
Perth has a number of walking trails in the surrounding region with the more spectacular ones embracing wonderful scenery located in the Margaret area. One of the more popular treks is the 15km trip which begins at 10 Miles Brook Dam and meanders along the Margaret river. Many walking tours are available, with or without guides, at the national parks. One of the more exciting trails, found at the Leeuwin Naturaliste National Park, takes walkers through forests, beautiful beaches, past rock formations and caves, whale watching spots and light houses.