Collie to Balingup

Length - 84km

Campsites - 3

Time - 3-4 days

Date Hiked - September 2018

Taking in the Jarrah forests between Collie and Balingup, this section introduces you to the first of the farmland that is synonymous with the South West of WA. Visiting in spring will give you ample opportunity to view carpets of wildflowers, spot intricate orchids and walk along ephemeral streams. While not often mentioned as one of the "wow" sections of the track, this four day walk has it's own charms and walked at the right time of year, it can be a wonderful experience. 

Length - 19.4km 

Time - 4-7 hours

Vertical Climb - 449m

Shelter Style - Standard

Highlights - Collie River, Jarrah Forest 

Length - 20km 

Time - 4-7 hours

Vertical Climb - 427m

Shelter Style - Deep South

Highlights - Mumbalup Pub, Preston NP 

Length - 22.3km 

Time - 5-8 hours

Vertical Climb - 562m

Shelter Style - Standard

Highlights - Jarrah Forest, Jarrah Forest 

Length - 23km 

Time - 5-8 hours

Vertical Climb - 405m

Shelter Style - Track Town

Highlights - Balingup Brook, Jarrah Forest 

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