Bluff Knoll Summit

Western Australia

The third highest peak in Western Australia and the highest in the Stirling Ranges located 4.5hrs South East of Perth. The range is very prominent rising high above the predominately flat terrain. The walk itself is very well marked and attracts a lot of tourists of varying ages and fitness levels. Most people of reasonable fitness can climb it in under 2hrs with lots of time to rest and enjoy the view. At the top you are greeted with a panoramic view of the National Park, Stirling Ranges and beyond.

Lookouts
Picnic Facilities
Toilets
Arid or Desert
1099m
Maximum Elevation

Getting there

Located on Bluff Knoll Road (off Chester Pass Rd), 4.5hrs from Perth, 1.2hrs from Albany

Permits/Costs

$13 entry fee for 1 car with up to 10 people for 1 day.

Other References

https://trailswa.com.au/trails/bluff-knoll/print

Comments

Amazing even when it’s sleeting!

Annie on Aug, 2019

Got there in the morning to discover it completely engulfed in cloud but persevered anyway. Took me 1hr to walk to the top at a brisk pace and saw many people along the way. It has a similar level of intensity to Mt Warning except without the scramble component. Sat up the top for a couple of hours waiting for the cloud to clear which it eventually did and I'm glad I waited because the views are excellent, I can see why it's known as the best mountain climb in WA!

Vonsnrub on 2 Feb, 2019

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