A Sandy Hike from Butler to Burns Beach

Perth, Australia

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  • Start or End: I started at Butler Train Station (Google Map Directions) and finished at the bus stop on Ocean Parade, Burns Beach (Google Map Directions). From Butler Train Station, you can catch a bus to Marmion Avenue (Google Map Directions) if you want to start closer to the beach.
  • Length: 17.6km (10.9mi) in about 4.5hr
  • Grade: Medium. A lot of walking on sand but the views are worth it. Several sections are paved.
  • Date Walked: 19th of March 2017

The Story

It's a perfect Sunday morning. Time for a hike along Perth's amazing coastline.

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Hello, I'm Marc and welcome to metrotrekker.

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