WA woman missing in Pilbara's Tom Price area

A search is under way in Western Australia’s Pilbara region for a woman who failed to return from a bushwalk.

Felicity Shadbolt regularly walks in the Mt Nameless area but failed to return to her home on Sunday.

Mount Nameless is 1128 metres above sea level. Overlooking Tom Price, the mountain summit can be accessed by 4WD and by foot along a challenging steep well-marked trail.

Mount Nameless is 1128 metres above sea level. Overlooking Tom Price, the mountain summit can be accessed by 4WD and by foot along a challenging steep well-marked trail.Credit:Shire of Ashburton

The 36-year-old is about 150cm tall, of slim build and has blonde hair which is braided in two ponytails.

She is believed to be wearing blue pants and a black T-shirt and is carrying a light blue backpack.

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Felicity Shadbolt failed to return from a walk on Sunday 13 January 2019.

Felicity Shadbolt failed to return from a walk on Sunday 13 January 2019.Credit:WA Police

Police from Tom Price and Karratha are involved in the search along with State Emergency Service volunteers.

A helicopter will also make a sweep of the area on Monday.

AAP