Bibbulmun Track Gear

Click here to see my evolving gear list for my up coming end to end thru hike of the Bibbulmun Track in Western Australia. I’m trying to go even lighter than my previous long distance trails this time and aiming for a 6kg base weight (all gear except consumables and clothes worn).

Here is a quick youtube clip of the gear – slightly different to lighter pack list but 95% the same.


BT Day 36: Helena to Kalamunda 947.3km (28.7km)

The Finale! Righto – how long is the Bibbulmun Track? That is a great question. Guthook tells me the northern terminus at Kalamunda is 947.3km from the southern terminus at Albany by trail. The inter webs tell me it’s 1,003 km. Perhaps it was 1000 km once but has shrunk over time as various sections

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Day 35: Mt Dale to Helena 918.6km (29.3km)

This blog is dedicated to Lee. Worst nights sleep ever on trail. Bruce was the loudest, deepest snorer of all time. I thought he was dying at one point. The bloke clearly has sleep apnea or something. Ear plugs in and any loose clothing over my head did nothing to suppress his penetrating nasal noises

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BT Day 34: Monadnocks to Mt Dale 889.5km (33.3km)

A very wet day with some crazy people on track. My phone battery is around 40% and needs to last the next two days. My battery bank is at one bar which might get near one full charge closer towards Kalamunda. For these reasons I’ve been switching my phone off completely to save some juice.

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