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Pumphill Uphill, Pemberton Mtb Park

Bush Walk

Mountain Bike, Jump, Flow, Downhill, Enduro, Tech, Old School, Gravel, Rail Trail, Touring, Adaptive, E-Bike
inSouth West
Blackwood River Valley, Bunbury Geographe & Collie, Great Southern, Margaret River Region, Southern Forests

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

This is the main climb trail to access the trails at the top of ‘Pump Hill’. It is often regarded as the best and easiest climb trail in the Pemberton Mountain Bike Park. It is uphill only for bikers, hikers are welcome to use the trail in both directions. 

The final grooming of the finished trail by the SW Mtb Club
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Trail Start

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The trail starts at the car parking area on the corner of Pump Hill Road and Hatchery Road

Trail End

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At the top of the fire trail near Pumphill Road (bitumen road)

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This climb trail winds through the stunning Karri forest to reach the top of ‘Pump Hill’. 

Rollers and switchbacks keep the climb interesting, riders and walkers with a keen eye to detail will notice part of the trail uses an old railway corridor.  

From the top of the trail riders can access popular descending trails Longshanks and Drop Bear or they can head over to the west side of Pump Hill Road via Down Dale. 

This shared use trail is in the Pemberton Mtb Park 

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Time / Duration

10 - 20 minutes



What To Pack

Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.

Trail Start

The trail starts at the car parking area on the corner of Pump Hill Road and Hatchery Road

Get directions

Trail End

At the top of the fire trail near Pumphill Road (bitumen road)

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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.


Toilets, BBQs and picnic facilities are located at Pemberton Pool
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car Park
  • Coach Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Water Access Points

Best time of year

All year round. Spring - September to November there are lots of wildflowers about.

Trail Access

Road and bus to Pemberton, 327km (3.5 hours) drive south of Perth

Prohibited Items

Motor bikes are prohibited
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1 trail goers have rated Pumphill Uphill, Pemberton Mtb Park as 4 out of 5!

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Jack Emerton

Reviewed 17 Jun 2017, 6:22pm

Nice easy single track uphill to the top through some beaut forest

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