Skip to content
Walking

Walk a mountain trail with Mike

Walk a mountain trail with Mike

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Paused until 30 April. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

About your host

I am a fully fledged local who has had a lifelong love affair with my country. The Porongurups. My father came to climb the mountains here over 70 years ago. He is 90 now and still living here. My childhood holidays were spent exploring the forests mountain peaks and hidden gems that only I can take you to. I have spent many years gathering knowledge and unique perspectives about our country and…
Mike
Mike
Mike
Mike

What we’ll do

We will meet at our cosy wine cellar where I will provide you with one of my hand made karri hazel walking sticks. Then we will take a walking tour of our scenic property to learn about our family history in the Porongurups, the aboriginal and european history, geology, flora and fauna of the Porongurups and so much more that will come up on the way. At the vineyard we will have a wine tasting…

What else you should know

This is a safe experience requiring only average fitness and is suitable for all ages. It will be close to 2 hours with about 1 hour of walking at a relaxed pace. Water is available along the way.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
At the vineyard we will provide a wine tasting. At the cricket pavillion we will provide tea and coffee.
Equipment
You will be able to take one of my hand made walking sticks with you. At the pavillion we can play table tennis or cricket.

What to bring

closed sturdy walking shoes
sun hat and light jacket

Where you'll be

This private guided walk will take you past the massive revegetation project we created after the 2007 wildfire past the field where all our kangaroos love to graze to the gravestone of my fathers wife who tragically died only 5 years after settling here, past the giant pine tree that almost cost me my leg, to the tiny vineyard which were the first vines planted in the Porongurups, to the settlers homestead chimney then on to the cricket field.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 4 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

closed sturdy walking shoes

More tips

This is a safe experience requiring only average fitness and is suitable for all ages. It will be close to 2 hours with about 1 hour of walking at a relaxed pace. Water is available along the way.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Mike
Walk a mountain trail with Mike
New experience
£21/person
New experience
£21/person