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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.
      eBikes Allowed: No
      AKA: ACT
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      640
      Trails Mountain Bike
      637
      Trails E-Bike
      48
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Hike
      448
      Trails Trail Running
      474
      Total Distance
      425 miles
      Total Descent
      48,192 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,192 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,928 ft
      Reports
      19,978
      Photos
      877
      Ridden Counter
      269,425

      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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      UC Stromlo Forest Park 43 22 11 12
      East Kowen 88 4 1
      Sparrow Hill 62 9
      Majura Pines 16 18 18 5
      Jerra Trails 26 33 4
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      Popular Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Trails

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

      Mountain Bike Routes

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      Majura Pines Green Loop
      Majura Pines
      3 miles
      Majura Pines Blue Loop
      Majura Pines
      6 miles
      Loop 02
      UC Stromlo Forest Park
      6 miles
      Majura Beginner Trails
      Majura Pines
      5,128 ft
      Loop 04
      UC Stromlo Forest Park
      11 miles
      Hamburger with the Lot (Loop)
      Jerra Trails
      12 miles
      Mt Stromlo Green Loop
      UC Stromlo Forest Park
      6 miles
      Cotter Pines First Trails Loop
      Cotter Pines
      4 miles
      Centenary Trail Northern Loop
      Australian Capital Territory (ACT)
      33 miles
      1 Rossil Loop
      Bruce Ridge
      4 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 57 rides
      Yesterday
      • 107 rides
      Past Week
      • 823 rides

      Photos of Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Mountain Bike

      trail: Wriggle Room
      47 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 12:23am
      Jan 12, 2019
      trail: Wriggle Room
      29 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 12:23am
      Jan 12, 2019
      trail: Bogs and Logs
      411 |
      Feb 15, 2017 @ 5:34pm
      Feb 15, 2017
      trail: Bogs and Logs
      314 |
      Feb 8, 2017 @ 7:05pm
      Feb 8, 2017
      trail: Bombora
      693 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:59pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Pinot Grinio
      687 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:58pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Pinot Grinio
      454 |
      May 25, 2015 @ 6:58pm
      May 25, 2015
      trail: Bombora
      719 |
      May 23, 2015 @ 5:41am
      May 23, 2015

      Videos of Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Mountain Bike

      Sparrow Hill
      6 | Aug 4, 2023
      Sparrow Hill
      2 | Aug 4, 2023
      Tuggeranong Pines - Berms
      trail: Berms
      154 | Nov 28, 2022
      Touching Cloth, 29 May 2022
      96 | Jul 7, 2022
      Rollerslickamigo
      217 | Jul 7, 2022
      Sugar Sugar, Cotter Pines 26 June 2022
      79 | Jul 7, 2022
      Kangaroo mob in Stromlo MTB park
      45 | Apr 2, 2022
      i got major bucked
      | Jan 7, 2022

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Lincoln
      Majura Pines
      Feb 18, 2024 @ 9:31pm
      Feb 18, 2024
      IdealJake-Hannah MPTA Trees down
      Telemark
      Majura Pines
      Feb 18, 2024 @ 9:30pm
      Feb 18, 2024
      IdealJake-Hannah MPTA Trees down at the southern end
      Wombat
      Majura Pines
      Feb 7, 2024 @ 3:39pm
      Feb 7, 2024
      DryJake-Hannah MPTA

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Phillip-Baddreportactivity #49398957
      Feb 21, 2024 @ 9:04pm
      1 day
      trisswissaddreportactivity #49380237
      Feb 21, 2024 @ 2:58am
      2 days
      Phillip-Baddreportactivity #49371374 and 1 more
      Feb 20, 2024 @ 10:24pm
      2 days
      Phillip-Baddreportactivity #49371370 and 3 more
      Feb 20, 2024 @ 10:24pm
      2 days
      connerhofmeieraddreportactivity #49346411 and 2 more
      Feb 20, 2024 @ 1:24am
      Feb 20, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      PB2607trailEagle RockVery pleasant trail. Ridden a couple days...
      Jan 3, 2024 @ 11:06pm
      Jan 3, 2024
      SimonVelotrailDeep CreekLast two years of rain have washed this trail...
      Jan 1, 2024 @ 2:34am
      Jan 1, 2024
      FrogsmithtrailDeep CreekFully agree. Super rocky and much more of a...
      Dec 22, 2023 @ 10:03pm
      Dec 22, 2023
      OwindsorreportFireroadDd xx xx Cxxd
      Dec 12, 2023 @ 1:13pm
      Dec 12, 2023
      kevinruddreportCentenary Trail Section 4 – Hall Village to Black MountainL
      Dec 6, 2023 @ 5:28pm
      Dec 6, 2023

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike637419 miles47,697 ft177 miles1,191 ft
      82919,938128184,942
      E-Bike4866 miles4,613 ft26 miles1,115 ft
      4313,892259,887
      Horse23 miles213 ft2 miles200 ft
      12,54411
      Hike448346 miles33,432 ft139 miles1,191 ft
      519,51463,587
      Trail Running474337 miles33,153 ft134 miles1,191 ft
      19,634114,390
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