7 Day Hike – Cape To Cape

The Cape To Cape is one of WA’s great hiking trails. It winds its way along the 135km spine of the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park and stunning coastline between Cape Naturaliste and Cape Leeuwin.

It overflows with spectacular clifftop hiking, unpredictable and exhilarating south coast weather, grilling dunes, tall lush forests, both challenging and beautiful beach hiking.

This hike has been specially designed for a small group (Max 4) of young people 18 yrs plus who are completing their Duke Of Edinburgh Award, though all young people are welcome.

Boots or bare feet for beach hiking? – “I love the idea of being barefooted on the beautiful beach sand, but personally keeping your boots on offers you more ankle support, keeps you from sinking into the soft sand and no sunburnt feet.” – Didier

The hike is a total of 9 days including travelling to and from the south-west.

Due to its length and some challenging sections, Didier requires a Zoom chat with the Participant prior to booking. Text or email Didier to organise to a no-pressure chat today.

Hike Details

  • Date: Sat 22 May 2021
  • Hike Length: 7 Days / 6 nights
  • Total Length including travel: 9 Days
  • Distance: 135 km
  • Ages: 18 to 24
  • Participant req: Min 2 – Max 4
  • Difficulty: Grade 4

Pre-hike Zoom Group Meeting
To Be Advised
A private link will be emailed to you prior to meeting

Individual Zoom Pack Shakedown
Day/times To Be Advised at group meeting

Travel Perth to Dunsborough
Day 1 Cape Naturaliste to Mt Duckworth CS – 11km
Day 2 Mt Duckworth to Moses Rock CS – 24km
Day 3 Moses Rock to Ellensbrook CS – 19km
Day 4 Ellensbrook CS to Prevelly Town – 14km
Day 5 Prevelly Town to Contos CS – 20km
Day 6 Contos CS to Deepdene CS – 29km
Day 7 Deepdene CS to Cape Leeuwin – 18km
Travel Augusta to Perth


Duke Of Edinburgh International Award

Adventurous Journey

Silver – Practice and Qualifying Journey
Gold- Practice and Qualifying Journey


What’s Included

  • Experienced and qualified guide
  • Licenced and insured hiking business
  • Small groups
  • Limited gear is available to hire (booking page)
  • Extensive pre hike preparation
  • Duke Of Ed reports
  • Confidential mentoring (on request)

Bookings

For the Cape To Cape please contact Didier directly via hike@didierwalks.com.au or 0410 756 065. 

or complete a Duke Of Edinburgh Award Register form to let us know what you are looking for. 

Price

Per Person $499.00 + 6% booking fee

This hike has been priced at only $499.00 as this is a private hike, Participants must be self reliant.


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