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Jarrah Jaunt, Arklow Trails

  • Less than 1 hour
  • 2.7 km
    • Mountain Bike Easy

Jarrah Jaunt is a 2.7 km green descent through the heart of Arklow Forest and forms part of the 14 km green loop.

Trail Start

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This trail starts at the junction of Railway Rise and Highland Hwy

Trail End

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Jarrah Jaunt ends where it intercepts Arklow Adaptive

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After the uphill ride along Railway Rise, Jarrah Jaunt is a pleasant run back down the hill along an old fire road and through some magnificent jarrah forest. 

This trail can be accessed from the Ray's Trail car park and via the Arklow Adaptive and Railway Rise Trails and links back into Arklow Adaptive and back to the starting point.

This group of trails comprise a 14 km green loop.

Collie Visitor Centre

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  • The Colliefields

    Cycle friendly budget accommodation, with secure bike storage at the rear. (You can take your bike up to your room if you prefer) Free breakfast with your room. Cafe open for cooked breakfast and lunch daily. (08) 9734 2052

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Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.

Time / Duration

Depends on which trails in the network you ride.

Length

Can form part of a longer ride by using other trails in the network

What To Pack

Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.

Trail Start

This trail starts at the junction of Railway Rise and Highland Hwy

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Trail End

Jarrah Jaunt ends where it intercepts Arklow Adaptive

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Mountain Bike

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.

Difficulty Notes

This trail is an easy trail to ride, but can only be accessed as part of a 14 km green loop, incorporating other trails in the network

Facilities

Shuttle Service - TraaVerse 0417 654 426

Best time of year

March to November or early mornings

Fees

Trail Access

Bus or self drive from Perth to Collie. Drive or local shuttle service to trail head. You can ride from Collie to the trail network via the Munda Biddi Track

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