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      Awaba Mountain Bike Park, on the NSW central coast is the home of the Hunter Mountain Bike Association. The park is within easy drive of Sydney or Newcastle. It’s a must-do set of tracks with a fantastic, 12km well-marked cross country loop that’s played home to countless races. It also hosts a fairly wild downhill track, over 3km in length with a good shuttle from the bottom back to the top.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Awaba MTB Park Main Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Around an hour and a half’s drive from Sydney and half an hour from Newcastle.

      From Sydney, take the Freemans Waterhole exit off the M1 and turn right at the top of the exit ramp back across the freeway onto Freemans Drive. Follow this back to the south till you cross over the freeway again and then turn right onto Mt Faulk Road.

      From Newcastle and further north, take the Toronto/Palmers Road exit off the M1 and turn right onto Palmers Road. Follow this thru to the roundabout at Freemans Drive, turning left. Continue along Freemans Drive, crossing over the freeway twice before taking an right turn onto Mt Faulk Road.

      To find the cross country trailhead:

      Turn right off Mt Faulk Rd at Jenkins Rd (marked with a Mountain Bike Park sign). This is the XC trailhead and the finish for the DH track.

      To find the top of the downhill track:

      Follow Mt Faulk Rd up the hill past the signs to the trailhead. The DH trailhead isn’t marked with a sign yet, but there is a short road on your right where the club turns it’s shuttles around just past the Monkey Face Lookout road. The trail is just a few metres off the road on your right.
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      Open on Mar 4, 2019
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      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #463
      Trails (view details)
      25
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails Hike
      25
      Trails Trail Running
      25
      Total Distance
      17 miles
      Total Descent
      3,108 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,505 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,597 ft
      Reports
      159
      Photos
      17
      Ridden Counter
      3,941

      Photos of Awaba Mountain Bike Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Auto Alley
      19 |
      Dec 27, 2018 @ 10:19pm
      Dec 27, 2018
      Auto Alley, My City
      trail: Skyline
      54 |
      Oct 5, 2018 @ 3:46am
      Oct 5, 2018
      Skyline, My City
      trail: Skyline
      26 |
      Oct 5, 2018 @ 3:45am
      Oct 5, 2018
      Skyline, My City
      39 |
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 1:28am
      Sep 16, 2018
      Skids For Kids, Sydney
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      Videos of Awaba Mountain Bike Park Mountain Bike

      Pamorama of The Flush
      trail: The Flush
      0:08 | 89 | Sep 16, 2018
      some skyline
      trail: Skyline
      3:12 | 305 | May 11, 2012
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      Awaba Mountain Bike Park Mountain Bike Routes

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      Red Loop
      7 miles
      Blue Loop
      5 miles
      Yellow Loop
      3 miles
      Kids Loop
      3,884 ft

      Recent Activity

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