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      Cape Pallarenda was once a quarantine station in the early 1900s and a strategic defence location in World War II. Visitors can walk and ride the Cape Pallarenda Trails to see the World War II structures on the Cape Pallarenda headland.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Pallarenda
      Access Info:
      Cape Pallarenda Regional Park is at the end of Cape Pallarenda Road, 10 km north of the Townsville city centre. The park is accessible by conventional vehicle. The gates are open from 6.30 am to 6.30 pm daily.
      Region Details
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      Open on Aug 11, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #355
      Trails
      9
      Total Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      3,335 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      284 ft
      Total Vertical
      276 ft
      Reports
      184
      Photos
      67
      Ridden Counter
      942

      Photos of Cape Pallarenda Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Jul 24, 2018 @ 12:54am
      Jul 24, 2018
      Under The Radar, Townsville
      0 |
      Jul 24, 2018 @ 12:54am
      Jul 24, 2018
      Under The Radar, Townsville
      trail: Smedley's
      24 |
      Nov 10, 2017 @ 11:29pm
      Nov 10, 2017
      Smedley's, My City
      trail: Smedley's
      14 |
      Nov 10, 2017 @ 11:28pm
      Nov 10, 2017
      Smedley's, My City
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      Videos of Cape Pallarenda Mountain Bike

      Pallarenda, Townsville, Australia
      3:16 | 230 | Jun 20, 2013
      Smedleys Trail
      trail: Smedley's
      457 | Jan 16, 2016 , Townsville
      Ride the Lagoon Trail for Real, Townsville...
      360 | Aug 19, 2015 , Townsville
      Smedley tablet
      trail: Smedley's
      372 | Aug 19, 2015 , Townsville
      more videos »

      Cape Pallarenda Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Targa 2016 - Pallarenda Stage race
      14 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1408431CharlieBrown1973reportSmedley'sYeehaa...about bloody time!!
      Jul 11, 2018 @ 1:01pm
      Jul 11, 2018
      user #1570048boblewisreportSmedley'sSorry i meant to say trail has been cleared...
      Jun 28, 2018 @ 9:23pm
      Jun 28, 2018
      user #1495392Theseus1962reportSmedley'sGood report. In my opinion it's the best track...
      May 1, 2018 @ 1:37am
      May 1, 2018
      user #1107083Bsd2000aureportUnder The RadarSignificant amount of work needed to get this...
      Mar 30, 2018 @ 7:38pm
      Mar 30, 2018
      user #1408431CharlieBrown1973reportUnder The RadarStarting to get overgrown in sections. Some...
      Jan 26, 2018 @ 3:02pm
      Jan 26, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1108583dlwatkinsaddridelogAug 17, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 1:30am
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      Aug 18, 2018 @ 1:20am
      4 hours
      user #1565522RyanGardemaddridelogAug 17, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 12:51am
      4 hours
      user #1122032phreeky82addridelogAug 17, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 12:41am
      4 hours
      user #1264056paulfraddridelogAug 17, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 12:30am
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