The Stirling Range Retreat is surrounded by attractions, both natural and manmade.
|1: Stirling Range Retreat|
|2: Bluff Knoll Cafe - Open Daily except Wednesdays.
"Lite n’ Easy" frozen meals, BBQ packs and breakfast foods available from Stirling Range Retreat.
|3: Amelup Roadhouse
This facility, located 9 kilometres north of the Retreat on Chester Pass Road, provides deli lines and fuel to travellers.
4: The Lily Dutch Windmill
|5: Department of Parks and Wildlife(DPaW) Entry Fee collection|
|6: Department of Parks and Wildlife(DPaW) Ranger (private residence)|
|7: Walkers' Registration|
|8: Mt James Track
Linking Chester Pass and Bluff Knoll Roads this track forms a 22 kilometre return walk. The trail is along a firebreak and commences on Bluff Knoll Road 5.5 km from the junction of Bluff Knoll and Chester Pass Roads.
9: Toll Peak picnic area
|10: Toolbrunup Peak
Altitude: 1052m Length of track: 4kms return Hiking time: 3-4 hours Difficulty : Class 5
A favourite. West from Bluff Knoll, Toolbrunup towers above other mountains.... (more)
|11: Moingup Springs|
|12: Mt Hassel
Altitude: 847m Length of track: 4kms return Hiking time: 2.5 hours Difficulty : Class 4
Burnt in January 1996 - lightning again. This popular hike finishes with a short steep scramble over a dome of rock, forming the summit... (more)
|13: Talyuberlup Peak
Altitude: 783m Length of track: 3kms return Hiking time: 2-3 hours Difficulty : Class 5
A rock hopper's paradise. Talyuberlup has interesting chasms, rocky spires and narrow gullies... (more)
|14: Scenic Lookout
A shorter, attractive hike with good views west to Mt Barker.
|15: Mt Magog
Altitude: 856m Length of track: 8kms return Hiking time: 3-4 hours Difficulty : Class 5
Burnt by lightning strike in Jan. 1999 - the trail, over grown in some places, commences from the white gum/heath picnic area, through a beautiful valley towards the summit... (more)
|16: White Gum Flats picnic area|
|17: Baby Barnett Hill scenic lookout|
|18: Red Gum Springs
This water source for pioneers is now dry, however a toilet and a picnic area are located here.
|19: Camel Lake Nature Reserve|
|20: Mt Trio
Altitude: 856m Length of track: 3kms return Hiking time: 1.5-2 hours Difficulty : Class 4
A shorter favourite. The steep trail with some scree begins at the car park with a board walk... (more)
21: Bluff KnollAltitude: 1094.97m Length of track: 6kms return Hiking time: 3-4 hours Difficulty: Class 4
Listed as one of Australia’s 25 best hikes, Bluff Knoll is the highest peak in south W.A. With 360° views at the summit, it offers ocean glimpses on a clear day... (more)
This is the only hike in Western Australia with alpine weather conditions... (more)
|23: Ellen Peak
Altitude: 1012m Length of track: 22kms return Hiking time: 7-8 hours Difficulty: Class 5
A 900 metre climb at the eastern end of the Stirling Range Ridge Walk... (more)
|24: Abbey Track
Located 9.96 kms from Formby South Rd and linking Salt River Road with Stirling Range Drive, Abbey track is approximately 10 kms long. Walkers park a second car at the end of the track, and on completion return to pick up their first vehicle.