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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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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.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #312
      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
      176
      Photos
      38
      Ridden Counter
      873

      Photos of Cape Pallarenda Mountain Bike

      trail: Lagoon Trail
      3 |
      May 14, 2018 @ 3:48pm
      May 14, 2018
      Lagoon Trail, My City
      trail: Lagoon Trail
      1 |
      May 14, 2018 @ 3:48pm
      May 14, 2018
      Lagoon Trail, My City
      trail: Smedley's
      20 |
      Nov 10, 2017 @ 11:29pm
      Nov 10, 2017
      Smedley's, My City
      trail: Smedley's
      12 |
      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 | 224 | Jun 20, 2013
      Smedleys Trail
      trail: Smedley's
      422 | Jan 16, 2016 , Townsville
      Ride the Lagoon Trail for Real, Townsville...
      342 | Aug 19, 2015 , Townsville
      Smedley tablet
      trail: Smedley's
      358 | 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 #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
      user #1066697Longo78reportShelley Cove trailHopefully the route reflects your ride now...
      Jun 15, 2016 @ 1:27am
      Jun 15, 2016
      user #1066697Longo78reportUnder The RadarAwesome. Many thanks for the report. Lots of...
      Apr 30, 2016 @ 4:59pm
      Apr 30, 2016
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      user #1512210Mjoln1raddridelogJun 16, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:42am
      16 hours
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      Jun 17, 2018 @ 12:51am
      17 hours
      user #1107982GlesanaddridelogJun 16, 2018 ride log
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 12:50am
      17 hours
      user #1107083Bsd2000auaddridelogJun 16, 2018 ride log
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 8:37pm
      21 hours
      user #1081551Dave4814addridelogJun 16, 2018 ride log
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 7:58pm
      22 hours
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