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      The ACT is quite rightly labelled as the singletrack capital of Australia. Whilst most of the trails have an XC feel there is something for everyone here.

      Stromlo stands out as the jewel in the crown and has hosted World Cups. However there is plenty on offer - and new trail developments taking place - in plenty of other locations.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      599
      Trails Mountain Bike
      599
      Trails E-Bike
      36
      Trails Hike
      415
      Trails Trail Running
      440
      Trails Horse
      2
      Total Distance
      411 miles
      Total Descent
      45,900 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,192 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,928 ft
      Reports
      16,490
      Photos
      903
      Ridden Counter
      207,060

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: Flying Down Rocky Trails in Canberra, Australia with Jackson Frew
      Aug 12, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      Flying down a few of the local trails around Australia's capital.

      Popular Trail Networks

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      East Kowen 90 4 1
      Stromlo Forest Park 43 22 10 12
      Sparrow Hill 56 9
      Majura Pines 14 18 18 5
      Jerra Trails 26 31 4
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      Popular ACT Mountain Biking Trails

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      Old Duffy Descent
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Tall Trees
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Western Wedgetail
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Papparazzi
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Luge
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Skyline
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Red Rock Lookout
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Cockatoo Switch Backs
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Blue Gums
      Stromlo Forest Park
      City View
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Bobby Pin Climb
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Emu Run
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Rockys
      Stromlo Forest Park
      Playground Track
      Stromlo Forest Park
      ABC Switch Backs
      Stromlo Forest Park

      ACT Mountain Bike Routes

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      Majura Pines Green Loop
      Majura Pines
      4 miles
      Majura Pines Blue Loop
      Majura Pines
      6 miles
      Loop 02
      Stromlo Forest Park
      6 miles
      Hamburger with the Lot (Loop)
      Jerra Trails
      12 miles
      paulj stromlo shortest climb
      Stromlo Forest Park
      2 miles
      Majura Beginner Trails
      Majura Pines
      5,128 ft
      Mt Stromlo Green Loop
      Stromlo Forest Park
      6 miles
      Loop 04
      Stromlo Forest Park
      11 miles
      Cotter Pines First Trails Loop
      Cotter Pines
      4 miles
      Arboretum - Cork Oaks and Wide Brown Land
      National Arboretum
      8 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 27 rides
      Yesterday
      • 51 rides
      Past Week
      • 514 rides

      Photos of ACT Mountain Bike

      trail: Barry
      7 |
      Mar 26, 2022 @ 8:05pm
      Mar 26, 2022
      4 |
      Mar 26, 2022 @ 7:58pm
      Mar 26, 2022
      trail: Bogs and Logs
      292 |
      Feb 15, 2017 @ 5:34pm
      Feb 15, 2017
      trail: Bogs and Logs
      245 |
      Feb 8, 2017 @ 7:05pm
      Feb 8, 2017
      trail: Bombora
      598 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:59pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Pinot Grinio
      565 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:58pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Pinot Grinio
      348 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:58pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Bombora
      609 |
      May 23, 2015 @ 5:41am
      May 23, 2015

      Videos of ACT Mountain Bike

      Kangaroo mob in Stromlo MTB park
      9 | Apr 2, 2022
      i got major bucked
      | Jan 7, 2022
      Headbutt a cactus
      trail: Trebuchet
      204 | Nov 25, 2021
      Tree Inspection
      trail: Trebuchet
      132 | Nov 21, 2021
      When you superman a bit too late
      trail: Vapour
      410 | Sep 18, 2021

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Whooppee
      Bruce Ridge
      May 23, 2022 @ 7:59pm
      May 23, 2022
      IdealREJB
      Emu Run
      Stromlo Forest Park
      May 22, 2022 @ 10:14pm
      May 22, 2022
      Variablesteve818Blackberry starting to encroach. Needs to...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #3021152jaxxyswishlistroute2017 Solo 24 Hour Course and 1 more
      May 27, 2022 @ 8:28pm
      2 hours
      user #2872635Mynx73wishlistrouteMajura Pines Blue Loop
      May 27, 2022 @ 2:59am
      20 hours
      user #2594059Mitchbeissner09riddentrailMain Run
      May 27, 2022 @ 2:18am
      20 hours
      user #1496457Jamie290567addreportRiver Road trail and 1 more
      May 24, 2022 @ 9:30pm
      May 24, 2022
      user #2022611robdog86wishlistroute20km Stromlo Loop
      May 24, 2022 @ 5:08pm
      May 24, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1539069BikelyftastrailWestern WedgetailThe busiest and best way down
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 5:13pm
      Mar 6, 2022
      user #1539069BikelyftastrailTrebuchetVERY popular newish descent from the water...
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 5:01pm
      Mar 6, 2022
      user #1539069BikelyftastrailRockysKeep going
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 5:00pm
      Mar 6, 2022
      user #1539069BikelyftastrailRed Rock LookoutCouple of good rock lines in there, have fun...
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 5:00pm
      Mar 6, 2022
      user #1539069BikelyftastrailCity ViewYep, a nice city view. Keep on the pedals to...
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 4:59pm
      Mar 6, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike599406 miles45,404 ft169 miles1,191 ft
      85516,445112123,750
      E-Bike3663 miles4,150 ft24 miles1,076 ft
      4311,993223,947
      Hike415334 miles32,001 ft132 miles1,191 ft
      516,14262,506
      Trail Running440326 miles31,640 ft127 miles1,191 ft
      16,204111,639
      Horse23 miles213 ft2 miles200 ft
      11,52311
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