A Beach Hike from City Beach to Hillarys Boat Harbour

Perth, Australia

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The Facts

  • Start or End: I started at the bus stop on Oceanic Drive, City Beach (Google Map Directions), and finished at the bus stop on West Coast Drive outside Hillarys Boat Harbour(Google Map Directions).
  • Length: 16.4km (10.2mi) in about 4.5hr.
  • Grade: Easy to Medium. A long walk with beach and paved sections. If the sand is too much for you the entire route can be taken by a paved path, but the views won't be as good.
  • Date Walked: 30th of May 2015

The Story

Getting my boots sandy on an Indian Ocean hike from City Beach to Hillarys Boat Harbour.

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Hello, I'm Marc and welcome to metrotrekker.

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