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Yaburara Heritage Trail

De Witt Rd, Karratha, Western Australia 6714, Australia
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An average walk with some good views

This walk requires a little fitness but should not be considered as a hard walk other than the path... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Owl700
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New South Wales, Australia
Worth the Views

Start early morning or late arvo - before/after the sun's peak, otherwise you're battling against... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Charlotte1331
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Karratha, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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De Witt Rd, Karratha, Western Australia 6714, Australia
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This walk requires a little fitness but should not be considered as a hard walk other than the path is uneven and has some small boulders. This is part of the attraction of the walk. On the day, it was closed part way but that...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Start early morning or late arvo - before/after the sun's peak, otherwise you're battling against exhaustion. Views from the top look awesome!

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Highly recommend this well sign posted walk either starting behind the Leisureplex or from the Visitor's Centre. The wildflowers are gorgeous from approx July to Sept and year round, the rugged Pilbara landscape looks incredible in the late afternoon so you can catch the sunset...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

I use this trail/ trails (there are numerous trails in all directions and grades) on a regular basis as a way to keep fit. Apart from the great cardio workout it provides it is also a great place to catch a cool afternoon breeze, zone...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2016

The trail leads up to a nice view over the town of Karratha. First part is rather rocky but the rest is an easy walk (don't forget to bring a net against the flies ...). The longer trail gives a better view and is easier...More

1  Thank Pieter V
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is a Class 4 walking trail but also popular with trail runners. There are some gentle parts and some very steep parts. Entry is free via either the Karratha Visitors Centre Centre, the parking near Pegs Creek or the back of the Karratha Leisureplex....More

1  Thank Petrogale
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Reviewed 4 April 2016

There are a number of walks from short and easy to long and Grade 4. The longer walks are really more for fit, experienced walkers. Rock art is visible on at least one of the shorter walks. There are also great views out to sea,...More

1  Thank Boyd J
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

i can say this is my backyard for at least last 6 years. I do trail running or just easy walk enjoying sunset or sunrise sometime. spend my afternoon looking at the cities or Dampier Peninsula. You will also found aboriginal rock art which said...More

1  Thank iriswandi
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Reviewed 16 December 2015

Besides being a great work out the views of the area are fantastic and the art work is great. Take the time to stretcch your legs and get an understanding of the topography

2  Thank John and Deb K
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

If you visit Karratha this is a great walk. Drive to the water tanks above the Karratha Visitor's Centre and, using their Yaburara Heritage Trail guide, walk this impressive trail. You will be amazed to see so much significant Aboriginal art on the rocks during...More

2  Thank Bandicoot7
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