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About Cossack Heritage Walk Trail
Cossack is near the town of Wickham approximately 50km out of Karratha.
The trail has been divided into a walking trail and a driving trail. There is alot to explore for historians, naturalists, archaeologists, local residents and visitors.
There are unprotected wells, areas of broken galss and privately owned land, so it is recommended that people so not stray from clearly marked paths. Also careful consideration is to be given to attempting this walk in hot weather.
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Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
3 to 5km depending on route
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities)
- Full large water bottle per person.
- Sun hat or bike helmet (compulsory in WA).
- Sunglasses, sunscreen (30+) and insect repellant.
- Clothes to suit the activity and potential weather conditions (See suggestions below).
- Binoculars and camera (optional).
Recommended for beginner riders with basic mountain bike skills. Typically flowing, open trails on firm terrain with gentle gradients. Surface may be uneven, loose or muddy at times. Riders may encounter small rollable obstacles and technical trail features.
Visit Trail Tips for further information.
Hazards & WarningsPilabra is very hot in summer, there are no designated watering stations or shade.
FacilitiesMany facilities such as accommodation and café are seasonal (i.e. June- September).
- Interpretive Centre
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
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