Hay River to Cosy Corner

Updated Jan 2015

Legs 65

Total 39.2 km

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Traffic

Start cnr Pratt Rd & SC Hway. TL on h’way and cross Hay River with caution. Look for old rail bridge stumps in river.

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into Keith Road - no marker!! KSO if you want to cut out this loop - see overview. Flat gravel road. Numerous tracks to get to river 20m on left

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KSO marker. Track gets sandier in patches. Hay River on left, bush on right

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KSO marker on opposite side of track.Under jarrah trees.

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As road turns right into Hunwick Rd. Move away from River. Wide gravel road

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KSO marker on opposite side of road. Open farmland both sides now. Undulating.

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KSO marker with Redman West Rd on left.

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Sleeman Rd. Good gravel road, gently undulating.

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KSO marker on opposite side of road. Not a lot of shade on road.

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Top of the hill

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Cross

Cross Sleeman River at bottom of hill. Flatter now.

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KSO marker on opposite side of road as track joins from left.

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KSO marker

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KSO marker

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Veer Left

Into single track. SC Hway 20 m away - rejoin here if road H’way. Very narrow

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Cross

Bridge. Hway 10m on right. Low scrub

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Bridge with old rail bridge still evident. Shady single track.

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Onto driveway at KSO marker, the VL back into single track. Woodwork studio - cyclists welcome

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Cross

Traffic

Cross SC Hway with caution then into form on the other side.

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Cross

Cross small wooden bridge. Farmland on right, h’way on left.

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Veer Right

Cross small wooden bridge, then VR into sealed area. 30m later TL on to Eden Rd, then 30m TR on to Lower Denmark Rd.

70km/hr zone, gravel shoulder

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Sign - Shop 500m.

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Into Station St

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KSO marker at Youngs Siding - general store, toilets, intermittent phone service

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KSO marker

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On Lower Denmark Rd

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At Lake Saide Rd - good sealed road. Farmland both sides

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KSO marker for other direction.

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At cross roads up Thompson Rd. Goes to gravel road.

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KSO marker for other direction as pass Piggot Martin Rd.

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Near Ryan Rd. Marker on right looks like it is pointing TR, but this is for opposite direction. KSO marker 10 m up.

Old form, gently uphill.

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Veer Right

Trail veers right near two gates.

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Veer Left

At KSO marker. Then 3 or 4m later veer onto compact form - if you are on sandy track by fence you have missed it!

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Under powerlines. Great section

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Then TL into 2nd track. 6 way junction - all unmarked! The right track has the compact 1 m wide gravel base not sand.

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Farm sheds on left

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Gravel stops, but restarts in 50m

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Through gate into Francis Road - look back to see bike sign - no cars or motorbikes.

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KSO marker. Really nice section going up hill under trees

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Onto Tennessee Rd South. TR for Lowlands Beach. Uphill, but sealed and quiet.

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Top of hill

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KSO marker on opposite side of road

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Traffic

On Lower Denmark Rd

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Up Tennessee Rd North - gravel. Bush both sides.

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Into old form - 1 car width wide, firm

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KSO marker into narrow form as trail swings to farm on left. Narrower.

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Cross small bridge and enter jarrah bush. Slightly uphill.

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Onto Bornholm North Rd ( gravel). Lower Denmark Rd 100m on right. Uphill. Farm land both sides of road.

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KSO marker for other direction as road swings right with Bolitho Rd to left

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KSO marker. Road swings to left soon.

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KSO marker as Mountain Rd West on our right. Top of the hill, under big trees.

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Into Rosedale Rd - more gravel road.

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Cross

Cross Mountain Rd/Thomas Rd then KSO marker.

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Veer Right

Difficult Terrain

Veer right as pass road on left. Fast bend coming downhill on gravel - take care.

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KSO marker on opposite side of road. Cake Rd on left. Mmmmm….cake.

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Road swings right

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Road swings to left with KSO marker on opposite side of road. I will continue on to Cosy Corner, so TL into Lower Denmark Rd (20m further on)..

Jtn of Kronkup Rd & Railway Rd. TL into Railway Rd if continuing to Albany (see Kronkup North Rd to Albany route).

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Turn right on Lucas Rd - gravel road.

Note - no MB markers from here to Cosy Corner!!

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Turn right into Pikadon Rd - sign posted

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Turn left into unmarked gravel road (Hartman Rd sign at other end)

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Turn right at T junction into Cosy Corner Road - sealed

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Cafe with apartments behind.

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Cosy Corner East on left - gravel road to camping area approx 500m.

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Cosy Corner Beach picnic table

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Bib Track and toilets with outdoor shower. Intermittant ph signal