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The Loop and Z Bend Gorge

Off Kalbarri Road, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 5436, Australia
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“the loop” (52 reviews)
“the river” (42 reviews)
“natures window” (28 reviews)
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Off Kalbarri Road, Kalbarri National Park, Western Australia 5436, Australia
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"the loop"
in 52 reviews
"the river"
in 42 reviews
"natures window"
in 28 reviews
"car park"
in 22 reviews
"amazing views"
in 8 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 3 reviews
"hard work"
in 3 reviews
"great spot"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 4 reviews
"fly net"
in 4 reviews
"sun cream"
in 2 reviews
"black swans"
in 2 reviews
"high temperatures"
in 2 reviews
"highlight of our trip"
in 2 reviews
"longer trail"
in 2 reviews
"wonderful walk"
in 2 reviews
"lots of water"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved being able to have good bitumen roads to get to the National Park Great time of year to see without all the fliesSpectacular scenery well kept park good walk trail signage a wonderful part of wa

Thank ljhaig
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the hike from the Loop via Nature’s Window down to the canyon. Beautiful, but tough (high temperatures, so go early!). Not too many people around.

Thank Jens C
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a short walk before getting back to the campsite. It was so beautiful. The walk wasn’t very hard and everybody enjoyed it. It’s so good to be surrounded by nature.

Thank Ha P
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

The Loop is closed for major alterations but Z Bend open and we loved it. We only did the walk to the lookout which was relatively easy although the legs felt the walk back up to the carpark. Highly recommend.

1  Thank SandyFord16
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Great walk. Our family of 4 (including our kids aged11 and 13) loved it. The views were beautiful. We also saw three emus near the river. It was very hot (even in late April) so remember lots of water. It is a walk for the...More

1  Thank Michelle H
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We were warned by the hotel and tourist information centre about heatstroke at the time of our visit (end of summer) and were agonising whether we should venture out on this track. In the end, we decided to go and were truly glad we did...More

1  Thank How-Shoong
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Had a great time, the views are stunning but definitely recommend the river walk. Worth the little effort going down to the river!

Thank Charlotte S
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

The flies were the only thing that kind of let me down although doing this short hike in the heat of the day was not the most enjoyable. The hike is laid out well and as you climb down the large rock formations the temperature...More

Thank Midtownie
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Visited with my daughter and grandkids. I had just recovered from both knee replacements but found there were plenty of walks I could still do while the rest of the family managed the long treks. Lots to see so make sure you have plenty of...More

Thank StrongAngel
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

The walking trail is quite easy to do, specially if you have comfortable shoes. The views over Murchison river valley is gorgeous and remined me the view of the Great Canyon in Colorado. You may spend more time than expected to enjoy these great panorama...More

Thank HappyChris008
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Tabasco_chill
17 April 2018|
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Response from happycamperaus1 | Reviewed this property |
You should be fine, just take it easy on the dirt roads
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Alicia133
1 March 2015|
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Response from Sara C |
hi there, it takes at least 2 hr drive to kalbarri and another maybe 45 minutes drive to the Gorge. Please have cash on hand or a credit card bcos they don't have an eftpos facility at the gate. Remember to bring bathers if... More
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