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Lichen This

  • 1-3 hours
  • 1.2 km
    • Mountain Bike Easy

A spectacular Green level climb from the Collie River back up to the Wellington Dam Kiosk.

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Trail Start

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Jabitj Trail, Wellington National Park, 185km south of Perth.

Trail End

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Sikka Trail, Wellington National Park, 185km south of Perth.

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A cross-country climb with some tight, spectacular switchbacks, creek crossings, and lichen and moss-covered boulders. This trail winds its way from the Jabitj Trail on the Collie River up to the Sika Trail and then it’s a short ride to the carpark where you can re-energise yourself at the Kiosk.

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+61 8 9776 1207

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Time / Duration

15 minutes



What To Pack

Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.

Trail Start

Jabitj Trail, Wellington National Park, 185km south of Perth.

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Trail End

Sikka Trail, Wellington National Park, 185km south of Perth.

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Mountain Bike


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

Green/Easy trail - but quite a climb from the Collie River back up to the Wellington Dam Kiosk.

Hazards & Warnings

Mountain biking is a potentially dangerous activity with inherent risks. Ride within your skills and abilities. It should only be undertaken with a full understanding of all the risks.


Facilities are available at Wellington Dam. The café is open Thursdays to Mondays and every day during school holidays. Drinking water is not available,.

Campsite bookings for Potters Gorge can be made at the Kiosk. (Phone 9734 7521)
  • Car Park
  • Kiosk
  • Parking for Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Toilet Facilities for Disabled
  • View Platform
  • Access without assistance for the Disabled
  • Camping
  • Coach Parking

Best time of year

All Year Round


Camping fees apply

Trail Access

2WD. Approximately 2.5 hours drive from Perth and 45 minutes from Bunbury or 30 minutes from Collie. Enter the national park from the north on Coalfields Highway or from the south on Pile Road and follow the signs to the Kiosk.

Prohibited Items

No pets
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