Geert van Keulen (Geert)

Completed: 21 August 2021

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Geert van Keulen
  • Start date: 27 June 2021
  • Age When Completed: 63
  • Direction Walked: North to South
  • Others in Group:


General Comments

Great walk - if a little wet -
Fantastic shelters and route

Food/Supplies Comments

Did food drops in Dwellingup, Collie and Pemberton and should have had an extra drop further down. But supplies in track towns were good

Favourite Section

Northcliffe to Walpole


Seeing my first ever whale playing in the ocean out of Long Point. Being able to sketch the entire journey

Personal Reactions

Started walking and rolling my ankle which kept on rolling for most of the walk. But started to manage this better towards the eend when fitness had improved


wallabies, kangaroos, feral pigs, quokka, a few unknowns, dugite, lizards, many birds

Your Best Equipment

A new Mont -7 sleeping bag

Your Worst Equipment

My Scaropa boots had a half worn profile and I took a punt but walked without any profile towards the end. leaking air mattress

Advice for Others

If you want peace on the trail don’t go during school holidays. Don’t over prepare this excellent walk. Just go!