Wooroloo to Swan View via the Railway Reserves Heritage Trail

Perth, Western Australia

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The Facts

  • Start or End: I started at the bus stop in Wooroloo near the intersection of Government Road and Linley Valley (Google Map Directions) and finished at the bus stop on Morrison Road before Ferrier Street, Swan View (Google Map Directions).
  • Length: 35.4km (22.0mi) in about 7.5hr
  • Grade: Medium to High. It was a very long walk, but the path is brilliantly maintained and as flat as a tack.
  • Date Walked: 10th of July 2017

The Story

Just me and my thoughts on a 35km hike along an old railway line. On the way there is bushland scenery, railway history, waterfalls and luckily plenty of options for a rest.

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