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Pet Cemetery Trail, Arklow Trails

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

Pet Cemetery is a 4.9 km green trail, forming part of the longer 20 kilometer green Arklow Loop near Collie.

Trail Start

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This trail starts at the end of Highland Highway Trail

Trail End

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Pet Cemetery Trail ends where it meets the Mornington Glory Trail

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Pet Cemetery is a 4.9km green trail, that connects the longer green loop back to Arklow Adaptive and the car park.

With a fair bit of climbing, this trail follows an old railway formation. By combining Arklow Adaptive, Railway Rise, Highland Highway and Around About Arklow you have an easy loop of just over 20 km.

The loop can be further extended by the addition of two blue trails; Mornington Glory and the old favourite, Dead Cats to make a 24 km circuit.

Another option for this trail is to ride out of town on the Munda Biddi and continue heading north and return along Pet Cemetery back to where you started.

Collie Visitor Centre

Other Links

  • 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

  • Australia’s South West

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Time / Duration

Depends on which trails in the network you ride.

Length

Forms part of a 20 km green loop through the Arklow Forest

What To Pack

Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.

Trail Start

This trail starts at the end of Highland Highway Trail

Get directions

Trail End

Pet Cemetery Trail ends where it meets the Mornington Glory Trail

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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 can be ridden in a loop with several other green trails. These trails are not particularly technical but there is a bit of uphill involved.

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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