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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
      The Geilston Bay area includes trails around Rocky Tom and Pilchers Hill. Plenty of parking is available particularly in Geilston Creek Road. This area can also be easily accessed from both the Meehan Range and Shag Bay Riding Areas making for a large interconnected network of MTB trails on Hobart's eastern shore.
      Tennis Club Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 6
      • 5
      • 7
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of 21 hours ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,704
      Trails (view details)
      20
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      2,586 ft
      Total Vertical
      768 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      804 ft
      Reports
      17
      Photos
      8
      Ridden Counter
      639

      Photos of Geilston Bay Mountain Bike

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      Sep 17, 2019 @ 11:55pm
      21 hours
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      Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:07am
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      Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:06am
      Sep 13, 2019
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      Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:05am
      Sep 13, 2019

      Videos of Geilston Bay Mountain Bike

      Water Tank Descent
      4:20 | 181 | Feb 3, 2018 , Hobart
      Reservoir Dog Track
      2:33 | 135 | Feb 3, 2018 , Hobart

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Mr. Slippy Fist
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 11:55pm
      21 hours
      Dryharrisj117 Trail has been cleared of fallen trees....
      G-String Climb
      Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:07am
      Sep 13, 2019
      Dryharrisj117 Tree down over trail about a third of the...
      Whats my name?
      Apr 22, 2019 @ 12:41am
      Apr 22, 2019
      DryJez86 Tas Networks have cleared under the power...
      Geilston Gully Circuit Track
      Mar 29, 2019 @ 8:58pm
      Mar 29, 2019
      DryJez86 Tree down across track. Hand saw or chain...
      Coochie
      Mar 4, 2019 @ 11:25pm
      Mar 4, 2019
      Dryharrisj117A large number of trees and shrubs have...
      Rocky Tom Drop
      Feb 22, 2019 @ 1:36am
      Feb 22, 2019
      DryJez86Very little use has led to the entry...
      Under the tank
      Mar 2, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Mar 2, 2018
      Very Drytriton16
      Pilchers Hill Fire Trail
      Mar 2, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Mar 2, 2018
      Very Drytriton16
      Water slide
      Mar 2, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Mar 2, 2018
      Very Drytriton16

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1723529harrisj117addreportMr. Slippy Fist
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 11:55pm
      21 hours
      user #1723529harrisj117addreportMr. Slippy Fist and 1 more
      Sep 13, 2019 @ 12:05am
      Sep 13, 2019
      user #1850547jasonlamriddentrailCoochie and 8 more
      Jul 10, 2019 @ 9:42pm
      Jul 10, 2019
      user #1829754eclimbariddentrailGeilston Gully Circuit Track
      Jul 4, 2019 @ 10:27pm
      Jul 4, 2019
      user #1829754eclimbacommentreportGeilston Gully Circuit Track
      Jul 4, 2019 @ 10:26pm
      Jul 4, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1829754eclimbareportGeilston Gully Circuit TrackTree removed track is now clear
      Jul 4, 2019 @ 10:26pm
      Jul 4, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Shag Bay 7 6 10.7 km
      Meehan Range 20 28 32.7 km
      Queens Domain 7 62.7 km
      Waverley Flora Reserve 4 23 km
      Knocklofty Reserve 10 16 14.5 km
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