Hiking tours rescheduled to ensure coronavirus safety

hiking tours rescheduled

We hope all our hikers and their families are keeping safe, healthy and calm in this time of turmoil. . Cape To Cape Explorer Tours is monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation very closely. . As you will know, things are changing continuously. We know many of you will agree that hiking in the great outdoors […]

Coronavirus update from Cape To Cape Explorer Tours

coronavirus update

Coronavirus policy and update key points: . All guided and self-guided hikes on the Cape to Cape Track are still going ahead . There are no current confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Margaret River Region . Customers who are coming from overseas, been overseas in the past fortnight, contracted coronavirus, or been in […]

Bushwalking in Margaret River “like meditation”

bushwalking Margaret River

Catherine Drayton is hiking the spectacular Cape to Cape Track – and she says her week of solo bushwalking in Margaret River is “like meditation”. . At home in New Zealand, the 60-year-old businesswoman sits on the board of six different companies, some of them well-known multi-national enterprises. . But she’s enjoying a get away […]

Trekking in Margaret River a highlight for best friends

trekking in Margaret River

Best friends and “full moon sisters” Pam Daley and Vee Rowe just completed an amazing week of trekking in Margaret River. The nurses, who have known each other for more than 20 years, made a pact several years ago to go on a hiking adventure every year during a full moon. After their first trip […]

Hamelin Bay stingrays delight summer visitors

Hamelin Bay stingrays

There is wildlife in abundance along Margaret River’s Cape to Cape Track but the Hamelin Bay stingrays are sure to rank as one of the highlights. And this summer they’ve been wowing visitors who can see and interact with the rays most mornings in the crystals-clear waters of this popular beach just south of Margaret […]

Latest news from the Cape to Cape Track

Cape to Cape Track

Did you miss out latest newsletter with all the news from the Cape to Cape Track? Click HERE to read it. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours‘ Autumn 2020 Newsletter covers the latest on Australia’s bushfire crisis. But the good news is that the Cape to Cape Track and its flora and fauna have remained bushfire-free […]

No fires in Margaret River despite national crisis

fires in Margaret River

Much of Australia is under threat from bushfires, but there are no fires in Margaret River and the region is proving a summer safe haven. The popular holiday getaway in Western Australia’s South-West is experiencing its annual summer holiday boom. And according to the Department of Fire and Emergency Services, there are no major bushfires […]

Bushwalking in Margaret River hits TV screens

bushwalking in Margaret River

Bushwalking in Margaret River will feature on a new Australian TV show putting the spotlight on the region’s amazing food, wine and outdoor experiences. Taste Australia With Hayden Quinn will go to air across the nation in 2020 on Channel 10 and on Qantas‘ inflight entertainment showcasing some of the most attractive and gastronomic destinations […]

Margaret River’s favourite hike just got shorter!

Margaret River's favourite hike

Margaret River’s favourite hike has become easier to tackle! That’s because the Cape to Cape Track has officially been revised down to 124km. The revision is 11km less than the 135km total which has been used for many years as the designated length of Margaret River’s favourite hike. It’s good news for hikers planning to […]

Trail running in Margaret River a big hit

running the Cape to Cape Track

A new trail running in Margaret River experience is off to a flying start with the first athlete giving it the thumbs up. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours has just launched a self-guided option for tackling the Margaret River region’s 124km Cape to Cape Track in only three days. The equivalent of running a marathon […]

Cape to Cape Track captured in prose

Cape to Cape Track

Many people hike the Cape to Cape Track but few capture the experience so well in writing. Wordsmith and outdoor enthusiast Micaela Elphick hiked Margaret River’s epic 135km hike with logistics, track tranfsers and support from Cape to Cape Explorer Tours. And she blogged about the experience as she went in a brilliantly written and […]

80,000 reasons to hike the Cape to Cape Track

Cape to Cape Track

We’re thrilled to be part of an amazing initiative that’s raised $80,000 for charity thanks to hikers trekking the Cape to Cape Track. Cape To Cape Explorer Tours is about to say goodbye to an inspiring group of ladies who hiked the entire 135km length of the track with us. It is the third annual hike […]

Historian’s solo journey on Cape to Cape walk

Cape to Cape walk

A West Australian historian is retracing the past by hiking solo on Margaret River’s Cape to Cape walk. Ron Chapman has wanted to hike the 135km Cape to Cape Track since researching and recording the oral histories of West Australian timber towns. This week, the former Australian Navy officer turned historian is fulfilling a dream […]

“Amazing” Cape to Cape Track competition win

Cape to Cape Track

Trekking the Cape to Cape Track is a “dream come true” for mad-keen hiker Abbey Freer, who is our 2019 Great Walks Magazine competition winner. The 27-year-old outdoors enthusiast from Adelaide said she’d never been to the Margaret River region. But hiking the Cape to Cape Track was on her bucket list and she couldn’t wait to […]