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Trail StartGet directions
Southern Point of Big Dipper Trail, or from the Sika Trail
Trail EndGet directions
Half way along Whip 'n Hollow
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About Pipe ‘n Hot
This 'blue' rated trail starts from Big Dipper/Sika trail west of the kiosk precinct. It's a descending trail to the river that starts with some rock gardens and jumpable double rollers. This trail has some exciting half pipe switchbacks criss-crossing a very steep gully. Not for the faint hearted!
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Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
Time / Duration
What To Pack
Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.
What To Pack
Group C (Mountain bike trails)
- Group A and B items (see Trail Tips) plus
- Gloves to prevent blisters
- Spare inner tubes or puncture repair kit, pump, tool kit
- Mountain bike shoes and clipless pedals are recommended
Likely to be a single trail with moderate gradients, variable surface and obstacles. Suitable for skilled mountain bikers with good standard of
fitness using mountain bikes.
Hazards & WarningsMountain 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.
FacilitiesFacilities 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)
- Access without assistance for the Disabled
- BBQ Facilities
- Car Park
- Coach Parking
- Parking for Disabled
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
- Toilet Facilities for Disabled
- View Platform
Best time of year
September to June
Camping fees apply
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 ItemsNo Pets
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