about Mountain Bike riding in this area
touring trail for the family and the beginner Mountain Biker.
The trail surface is a mixture f grass and fine gravel and is 9.6Km
in length. The trail meanders around the edge of Bog Creek nature
reserve and provides ample opportunities for wildlife viewing.
Expected Time: 2 hours
trail ride would suit riders of an intermediate standard and fit beginners.
Although it is not a technical ride it is for those who are happy
to be on the bike seat for up to 4 hours. The trail cruises
along the sides of the creek reserves, which for the most part offers
pleasant scenery of native bush land. There are some small sections
of forest road to link these sections together. There are some
long, but not steep, hills on this ride and the trail surface is a
forgiving mixture of fine road base and grass.
Expected Time: 4 hours
trail has as its feature a long downhill of over 200 vertical meters
and would suit the intermediate rider or above. The views from
the top of Mt Tennyson are extensive from Delegate in the west and
tin the east Wog Wog. Pheasant Peak and White Rock Mountains.
The descends through forests of Shining Gum (some of tallest gun trees)
with an understorey of tree ferns, creepers and mossy logs.
The trail surface is a forgiving nature allowing for high speeds and
with numerous rollovers. Caution should be exercised.
Expected Time: 1.5 Hours
is the longest trail in the area and is best suited to the fit rider
or racer. Alternatively it could be used as a two day ride,
camping on the headwaters of the Genoa River. This trail does
have some long and steep up hills and travels through some remote
country. Anybody undertaking this tour should be fully equipped
with all the essential repair gear, first-aid kit, map and compass.
Expected Time: 6-7 Hours