Cossack Heritage Walk Trail

Need to Know

  • Distance

    3 to 5km depending on route
  • Trail Start

    Cossack Wharf. Cossack is 1,566km NW of Perth. It is near the town of Wickham approximately 50km from Karratha
  • Trail End

    Galbraith Store
  • Degree of Difficulty

     Easy - Likely to be a combination of fire road or wide single track with a gentle gradient, smooth surface and relatively free of unavoidable obstacles. Short sections may exceed these criteria. Frequent encounters are likely with walkers, runners, horse riders and other cyclists. Suitable for beginner/novice mountain bikers in good health with basic mountain bike skills and using off-road bikes.

  • What to Pack?

    Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.  Show Pack

  • Best Time of the Year

    June-September
  • Facilities

    Many facilities such as accommodation and café are seasonal (i.e. June- September).

    • Cafe
    • Interpretive Centre
    • Picnic Area
    • Public Toilet
  • Hazards & Warnings

    Pilabra is very hot in summer, there are no designated watering stations or shade.
  • Access to the Trail

    Road 2WD
  • Download KML

    Download KML File (Disclaimer applies)

  • Trail Contact

    City of Karratha
    Telephone: (08) 9186 8555


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