4x4 Off Road Tracks, 0-250 km from Perth.
On this page we cover 4x4 off road tracks within a 250 km radius from
To get more information about a particular track, just click
on the link and it will take you to a page with all the information you need about the track including advice on what to bring along.
Mundaring power line track.
Distance from Perth: Just over 40 km east of Perth city
centre on Great Eastern Highway.
4x4 off road track conditions and difficulty:
The track is mainly clay and rock which is rutted, steep, and can be very
dangerous when wet.
If you have never been off road before DO NOT ATTEMPT THIS TRACK.
The track starts near Sawyers Tavern in Sawyer Valley, it's
an actual power line track managed by Western Power but open to the 4WD
Mundaring power line track is not for the faint hearted,
however you don't need a monster truck to survive the track. For every hardcore
challenge there is a chicken track, but not all the chicken tracks are easy...
Mundaring Powerline track at night:
Distance from Perth: Just over 40 km east of Perth city centre on Great Eastern Highway.
4x4 off road driving along the Powerline track during the day is one thing but 4 wheel
driving the same Powerline track at night is like 4WDing on a different planet!
if you know the track like the back of your hand at night it will trick your
Mundaring Weir and state forest:
Distance from Perth: 40km
Nearest Fuel: Sawyers Valley
Size: 130000 hectares of state forest
It’s not all about the well-known powerline track
running parallel to the great eastern highway. There is plenty to see and do in
Mundaring state forest too!
There are gravel roads and easy tracks, and a few
medium tracks/trails and hill climbs.
It's a perfect area for a nice day
trip with the family or a trip with the boys. Throw in a few fire break tracks
and some hill climbs and you have a recipe for fun...
Jeep Kraft Trail (Beyond The Powerlines)
Jeep Wrangler On The Jeep Kraft Trail.
Distance from Perth: 90km
A very tame track during summer and a good track for stock vehicles as long you know your limits.
In winter however it becomes very slippery and track conditions would be Medium...
Julimar State Forest.
The Jeep Wrangler enjoying some 4x4 off roading at Julimar State Forest.
Distance from Perth: About 90 km North East of Perth.
This location is ideal for a day trip or even half a day if you enjoy a drive in the bush and a couple of challenges...
For a more challenging track see Julimar State Forest Challenge.
Dwellingup, Lane Poole Reserve:
Distance from Perth: 126 km.
The Murray River is an easy crossing in summer but can be a challenge during a wet winter.
For more information about the 54,000 hectare
reserve and the 69 kilometer 4wd track that runs through it; follow the link….
Distance from Perth: approximately 100km north.
Follow Marmion Road and the new Indian Ocean Drive
or Wanneroo Road out of Perth and you’ll find the turnoff to Seabird.
The 4x4 off road track along the coast from Seabird
to Guilderton is an easy 4x4 off road track to explore. It starts from the
southern edge of Seabird and ends at the lighthouse in Guilderton...
SEE ALSO 4 WHEEL DRIVE SAFETY TIPS.
Distance from Perth: Approximately 70km north via Wanneroo Rd
Wilbinga is full of nice beaches and lookouts, and
it’s the closest area to Perth where you can go beach driving.
One of the best things about this area is, that
although many people do venture to Wilbinga; most of the time you will have a
section of the beach to yourself with no one else in sight...
Distance from Perth: 127 km north of Perth via Marmion Road / Indian Ocean Drive or
Lancelin is a small fishing town which also attracts
tourists but for us; it’s all about the dune driving! Population is 600 and in
the holidays, it booms to well over 2000.
Short list of things to do:
4x4 off road, quad bike riding, dirt bike riding,
surfing, kite surfing, spending the day at the beach, and sand boarding in the
Wedge Island To Grey.
Toyota Land Cruiser in The Sand Dunes @ Wedge.
Distance from Perth: 165km North via Indian Ocean Drive
If you are looking for real adventure but only have
a day or two; the track between Wedge Island and Grey is just the right track
The track is 20+ km long and will take you over the
sand dunes, onto the beach and on sand tracks...
Pinnacles & Cervantes:
Distance from Perth: Cervantes 202km, The Pinnacles 194km
One of the most unique places
you will see within 300km from Perth, placed in The Nambung National Park. The
Pinnacles is a yellowish sandy desert filled with scattered limestone
pinnacles. They look a little like honeycomb tree trunks!
It’s quite a bizarre sight
best enjoyed around sunset for the ambience and vibrant colours. Worth a visit
SEE ALSO ACCOMMODATION AT CERVANTES.
to Jurien Bay.
Distance from Perth: 205 km north to Cervantes via Indian Ocean Drive
The Cervantes to Jurien Bay track is 25 km+ and will
take you over the sand dunes onto the beach and crossing the Hill River.
This track can be done in one day with an early start.
For track information and and GPS Waypoints...
Distance from Perth:
225km north via Indian Ocean Drive
Jurien Bay is a small growing fishing town nestled in
a picturesque bay north of Cervantes. The town thrives on crayfish and
There is accommodation to suit anyone's needs, from
beach front apartments to caravan parks...
SEE ALSO ACCOMMODATION AT CERVANTES AND JURIEN BAY.
4x4 Off Road Tracks At Sandy Cape And North Head.
Distance from Perth: 245km north (20km north of Jurien
This area has great scenery, 4 wheel tracks and camping area...
Wellington National Park.
Distance from Perth: 185km via Forrest Hwy
Collie is the closest town to Wellington National
Park, so when people mention the Lennard track they think of Collie and not
Wellington National Park. The Wellington dam sits within this national park,
and the Lennard track (which is 4WD and day use only) is in here too.
Outside of the Lennard track, you will find plenty
more challenging tracks in the area. One of them is a fire break track not far
from the end of the Lennard track. Parts of this fire break track are very fun
The Wellington dam is also worth visiting if you’re
in the area. It's a great place to take a few photos and stretch your legs for
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