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      Pemberton is 327 kilometres south of Perth, 3.5 hours drive. The Pemberton Mountain Bike Park is located on the edge of town on Swimming Pool Road Pemberton. The Perth Domestic airport is located 327 kilometres from Pemberton 3½ hours drive. The drive follows the Forrest Highway from Perth onto the South West Highway.

      34.4400° S, 116.0500° E Pemberton, Coordinates

      Pemberton is a stunningly beautiful town surrounded by spectacular Karri forests and farm land. It is an awesome place for mountain biking as well as road riding or as a great holiday destination.

      The Pemberton Mountain Bike Project commenced in 2007 with a partnership between the Pemberton Visitor Centre, Pemberton Camp School and the Pemberton Cycling Group. Funding from the South West Development Commission, the Federal Government Department of Heath & Ageing, Lotterywest and the WA Department of Sport and Recreation have provided the capital to get the project off the ground. There are some 17 kilometres of sweet single track, a jump and pump track. The intent is to further develop the Pemberton Mountain Bike Park as part of the Pemberton Trail Hub, situated around the high quality tracks and trails. The mountain bike park is open to all. Pemberton has been nominated as a National level mountain bike destination as part of the riding opportunities in the South West of WA.

      Pemberton is a National level ride destination


      Picturesque Pemberton is the clean green jewel in Australia's South West, surrounded by towering Karri forests, waterfalls, rivers and lakes located 327 km south of Perth.

      Memorable experiences in the Southern Forests Region include the famous Gloucester and Bicentennial fire lookout trees, the cascading Beedelup Falls, Big Brook Dam, National Parks and Yeagarup Sand Dunes provide rich experiences and adventure options. With the world renowned Munda Biddi Cycling Trail and the Bibbulmun Walking Track, bush walking, mountain biking, swimming, canoeing,4WD tours and family activities make this region an attractive ford able holiday destination.

      For the connoisseur, the Pemberton Wine Region is recognised world wide for the popular Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir wines. Enjoy some of the 80 varieties of fruit and vegetables, fresh produce, truffles, marron and locally produced products with family and friends in the Southern Forest Food Region.

      The stunning Pemberton street Artscape lit up every evening embraces the Main Street. Local galleries are located in town and out in the Karri forest in cafés, wineries or specialist galleries. The galleries display furniture, art and craft, exhibitions of photography and paintings.


      There are plenty of quality places to stay in the Pemberton Southern Forrest Region. Including Manjimup, which is located 32 kilometres north of Pemberton. As well as, Northcliffe which is 30km south of Pemberton.
      Head to Pemberton Visitor Information for further details

      Getting There:
      Pemberton Mountain Bike Park is on the north west edge of the town on Swimming Pool Rd. Follow the signs to the swimming pool from the centre of town to get there.

      Local Facilities:
      Toilets: Yes - at the trailhead
      Drinking water: Yes at the trailhead
      Bike shop: Some spares are available at the Pemberton General Store & Pemberton Discovery Tours in town.
      Bike Hire: Pemberton Discovery Tours ½, full day or longer. Panniers and pick up and drops offs available on the Munda Biddi Trail
      Cafe/shops: Lots nearby in town: Hotel, wineries, brewery, cafes and restaurants including IGA supermarket.
      Others: Plenty of great accommodation options in Pemberton.
      Also check out the amazing karri forests, local wineries and great walks.

      Mobile phone reception: Available.
      Pemberton has good Telstra reception and poor Optus and Vodaphone reception.

      Tips: - Make a long weekend of the trip to Pemberton with plenty of other great activities in the area including wineries, tall trees, wineries, brewery, hotel, canoe, 4WD & boat tours and bush walking.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Access Info:
      Trailhead: Pemberton Pool, Swimming Pool Road
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      Open on Oct 25, 2018


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      Total Distance
      48 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      7,628 ft
      Total Vertical
      854 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,090 ft
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