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News, yarns and blogs from the Cape to Cape Track!

We join owl conservation efforts!

We’re stoked and proud to announce that Cape To Cape Explorer Tours has joined owl conservation efforts by becoming an “owl friendly hero”. We’ve chipped in to fund the efforts of local group Owl Friendly Margaret River Region. And we’re helping to raise awareness about how common rat poisons can kill our precious local wildlife. […]

Students hike Cape to Cape

Students from Yallingup Steiner School were blown away by their recent two-day camp and hike on the Cape to Cape Track! The kids from Class 4 hiked from Cape Naturaliste to Canal Rocks with our “king of the kids”, schools coordinator and Track guide Andrew Haskell. . Wildlife aplenty on Margaret River walk The students […]

Great guides on Bibbulmun Track

We’ve got great news for hikers signing up for our Bibbulmun Track experience on Western Australia’s epic south coast. Our head guide and resident hiking expert Heather Schofield (pictured below) will be leading the first Bibbulmun Track 6-Day Hiking Adventures in 2021! . Many of our guests will be familiar with “Helpful Heather”. She’s walked […]

Bibbulmun Track hiking adventure

Join us on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure hiking some of the best sections of the Bibbulmun Track on Western Australia’s rugged and pristine south coast. . We’ve tailor-made a guided 6-day, 5-night itinerary based at Walpole taking in a vast, natural and wild landscape. It’s filled with tranquil forests, imposing granite peaks, peaceful rivers, wetlands and […]

Cape to Cape Track birdlife

Margaret River is a bird watcher’s paradise and the Cape to Cape Track birdlife is a real highlight for hikers in the region. With terrain ranging from soaring coastal cliffs to towering forest and coastal heathland, there is a huge variety of bird species that call the Cape to Cape Track home. . We asked […]

Ladies conquer Cape to Cape

We love taking hikers for life-changing adventures on Margaret River’s 124km coastal wilderness trail, the Cape to Cape Track. And as well as running our own guided and self-guided hiking experiences, we get a real kick out of collaborating with hiking and adventure groups. . One of them is the Western Australia-based Travelling Femmes. They […]

Trail running in Margaret River

Perth university researcher and outdoors enthusiast Caroline Knight spent a week trail running in Margaret River. And she said her epic run with Cape To Cape Explorer Tours on the 124km Cape to Cape Track over five days was a life-changing experience! . Caroline chose our self-guided 5-day Fast and Furious option, trail running most […]

Snakes on the Cape to Cape Track

Our hikers often ask about snakes on the Cape to Cape Track. The Track runs through the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, which is a pristine coastal wilderness and a recognised World Biodiversity Hotspot. That means it’s packed full of wildlife, and snakes have their role to play in a healthy and balanced ecosystem. . Luckily, snakes […]

Spring newsletter out now!

See all the latest news, stories and photos from the Cape to Cape Track in our spring newsletter – out now! Read our spring newsletter HERE. . It’s got all the Cape To Cape Explorer Tours tour dates for 2020 and 2021. And some great stories and photos of visitors who have been hiking the […]

Family fun on Cape to Cape trek

Tackling the Cape to Cape trek was supposed to be a “warm-up” for Perth couple Harvey and Heather Collins. They’d booked flights to Slovenia where they planned too go hiking through the eastern European nation’s open plains and mountains. . Then COVID-19 travel restrictions struck. And their “warm up” hiking holiday on Margaret River’s stunning […]

Competition winner loves Cape to Cape hike

Keen hiker Abbey Freer won our annual Cape to Cape hike giveaway – and she described doing the coastal trek as a mind-blowing experience! The 27-year-old outdoors enthusiast from Adelaide entered our Great Walks Magazine competition and won an all-expenses-paid trip for two with Cape To Cape Explorer Tours. . . That included flights, transfers and our guided, 8-day, end […]

New Cape to Cape Track trail run

A Cape to Cape Track trail run experience is now available for those wanting the ultimate physical challenge in pristine nature. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours has launched a self-guided option for tackling the Margaret River region’s 124km Cape to Cape Track in just three days. We already offer guided and self-guided end-to-end hikes over […]

Hiking in Margaret River to celebrate wedding milestone

Hiking in Margaret River is the ultimate way to celebrate a wedding anniversary. That’s according to New South Wales couple Barry and Deira Robertson, who joined six friends to hike Margaret River’s epic Cape to Cape Track. And on the sixth day of their seven-day guided adventure with Cape To Cape Explorer Tours, they celebrated 49 years […]

Borneo hiking adventure dates set for 2020

Dates are set for our August 2020 Borneo hiking adventure – book your spot now! If you’ve imagined trekking through virgin jungle. Delving into fascinating history. Treading paths where head-hunters roamed. Or visiting the world’s largest cave made famous by David Attenborough. Then this adventure is for you! Borneo Explorer Tours was founded by Cape to Cape Explorer Tours managing […]

Lost And Found find wellness in Margaret River

A Margaret River wellness retreat has left these ladies feeling rejuvenated and ready to tackle anything. The group, from Sydney-based Lost And Found Wellness Adventures, are hiking the Margaret River region’s Cape to Cape Track. And they’re doing daily yoga sessions at SurfPoint Resort. Not to mention visiting some of Margaret River’s world famous wineries […]

Cricket royalty bowled over by Cape to Cape Track

Former Australian Test cricket fast bowler Ross Duncan trekked Margaret River’s spectacular Cape to Cape Track this week. And he said he was bowled over by its rugged beauty, inspiring scenery and carpets of wildflowers. Ross and his wife Gayle jetted into Western Australia from their home in Brisbane to tackle Margaret River’s best long distance coastal […]