10.9 miles
Distance
1,647 ft
Climb
-1,647 ft
Descent
2,563 ft
High Point

RATING – INTERMEDIATE
TIME – 90 TO 120 MINUTES

Loop 4 is a full lap of Stromlo Forest Park’s mountain bike trails, riding the CORC Main Trunk Trail all the way. The climb takes you up towards Mt Stromlo and the descent to the Western side of the mountain is where the trails are much rockier and tree cover is more prevalent. At Slickrock junction you have a choice of turning left for the full loop (19km) or right for a superb descending short cut (14km). Returning along the northern trails through Wombat Junction you will have a flowing descending finish to the car park. To negotiate this trail you will need a good level of fitness with the technical skills to match. The climb is demanding in places and the descent and other areas are peppered with rocks and other obstacles.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
More Stats for Loop 04 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,950 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,962 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,962 ft
  • Grade max
    -20.191%
  • Grade min
    20.411%
  • Distance climb
    5.1 miles
  • Distance down
    4.5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.2 miles
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