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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Townsville's premier venue of public access XC and all mountain trails within 20 minutes of the CBD.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Douglas
      Douglas Mountain Bike Reserve Car Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Head past the Hospital and University, southwest along Angus Smith Drive for a few kilometres. After the last cross street, Freshwater Drive, look for the main car park and trail head on you left.
      Links
      Region Details
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      Open on 3 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #50
      Trails (view details)
      48
      Trails Mountain Bike
      48
      Trails Hike
      40
      Trails Trail Running
      40
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      7,215 ft
      Total Vertical
      648 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      714 ft
      Reports
      2,895
      Photos
      270
      Ridden Counter
      7,822

      Photos of Douglas Mountain Bike Reserve Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 1:09am
      Aug 15, 2019
      3 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      trail: Whiptail
      3 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:04pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      trail: Whiptail
      5 |
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 6:04pm
      Apr 18, 2019

      Videos of Douglas Mountain Bike Reserve Mountain Bike

      Upper part of wedgtail
      0:16 | 22 | Jun 1, 2019
      Lower Wedgtail
      0:16 | 15 | Jun 1, 2019
      Hammerhead
      0:16 | 13 | Jun 1, 2019
      Whiptail
      trail: Whiptail
      0:16 | 14 | Jun 1, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Easy Street
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Back End
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC clear, rocks blown away!!
      The Long Way (Middle Up)
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      The Long Way (Upper)
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Spiderbait
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Up The Backside
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC riding nice flow down, good for beginners...
      Project Trail L (flow trail)
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Car Park link
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Hammerhead (Upper)
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC
      Tower Link
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 2:29am
      3 days
      Very Drymymasseur TRMBC

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1352356davea1968addridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 5:08pm
      3 hours
      user #1329254TravbailaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:51pm
      3 hours
      user #1296984FabbrossiaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:15pm
      4 hours
      user #446651Chris-BrowningaddridelogAug 23, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 4:05pm
      4 hours
      user #1104383Cubano99addridelogAug 22, 2019 ride log
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 1:05am
      19 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1107120mymasseurreportBack Endyou opened?
      Mar 24, 2019 @ 12:42am
      Mar 24, 2019
      user #1107120mymasseurreportHammerhead (Upper)legend!!!
      Mar 11, 2019 @ 4:10am
      Mar 11, 2019
      user #1107120mymasseurreportRing Bark FrogTasks Gazza
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 6:35pm
      Jan 17, 2019
      user #1107120mymasseurreportHammerheadThanks Ray and co, love your work.
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 10:32pm
      Sep 16, 2018
      user #1107120mymasseurreportEasy StreetThank you Gazza.
      Sep 12, 2018 @ 9:20pm
      Sep 12, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Ross River Dam 11 35.4 km
      Mount Stuart Downhill 1 1 26.1 km
      Castle Hill 16.5 km
      Pinnacles6.9 km
      Cape Pallarenda 39.5 km

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Douglas Skills Parkskill parkTownsville
      view all skill parks »

      Local Trail Supporters

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      • Admins: MTBA, rayland, TRMBC
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