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Wahoo, Pemberton Mtb Park

  • Less than 1 hour
  • 0.89 km
    • Mountain Bike More Difficult

Wahoo offers a technical decent from the top of the main hill in the Pemberton MTB Park. Lookout for tight corners, off camber sections, a rock garden and grade reversals which keep riders on their toes.

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Trail Start

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Wahoo is accessed from the trail head at the top of the ‘Main Hill’ behind the Pemberton Pool

Trail End

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The trail ends near the Trout Hatchery

One of the State’s most picturesque freshwater swimming pools, Pemberton Pool, is listed in the State Register of Heritage Places.

Formed by damming a natural watercourse within a forest setting, the pool has been used by locals and tourists going back to the 1930s.

This is an inspirational story of an isolated but thriving forestry community who banded together to build a swimming pool for the benefit of the wider community..
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This trail is fast and technical. Riders will be challenged by tight corners and off camber sections that will put cornering and braking skills to the test. With multiple grade reversals, maintaining momentum is key to finding flow on Wahoo.

Towards the end of the trail, riders will encounter a rock garden feature which can be rolled, dropped or avoided via the ‘B’ line - it is recommended to walk this section to check it out the first time. 

The trail concludes at the Trout Hatchery with good access opportunities to return back up the main hill on Cool Runnings Uphill or Pinch Track. Riders looking to venture further can venture over to ‘Pump Hill’ to ride popular trails Drop Bear and Longshanks.

Wahoo is accessed from the trail head at the top of the ‘Main Hill’ behind the Pemberton Pool.

Relentless Blue is part of the Pemberton MTB Park Network

Pemberton Visitor Centre

Other Links

  • Pemberton Cycling

    For local mtb trail information

  • Pemberton Visitor Centre

    This is your "one stop shop" for all Pemberton information accommodation and tour bookings. You can pick up all the maps and guides that you will need. Come and see us and make your visit more enjoyable and rewarding. We can book your Pemberton accommodation and tours, provide maps, detailed information on what to do and what to see.

  • Western Australian MTB Guide Book

    The WA MTB Guide Book covers over 50 locations from Kununurra to Esperance for all levels of Mountain Biking.

  • Australia’s South West

    Comprehensive information on the South West region including destinations, things to see and do, accommodation and tours.

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Time / Duration

10 minutes


890 metres

What To Pack

Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.

Trail Start

Wahoo is accessed from the trail head at the top of the ‘Main Hill’ behind the Pemberton Pool

Get directions

Trail End

The trail ends near the Trout Hatchery

Get directions

Mountain Bike

More Difficult

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.

Difficulty Notes

It is recommended that riders walk the rock garden towards the end of the trail, to check it out before riding the first time.


Toilets, BBQs and picnic facilities are located at Pemberton Pool
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Car Park
  • Coach Parking
  • 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 or Bus to Pemberton, 327km (3.5 hours) drive south of Perth

Prohibited Items

Motor bikes are prohibited
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