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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • 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.
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      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,325
      Trails (view details)
      20
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      20
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent
      2,586 ft
      Total Vertical
      768 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      804 ft
      Reports
      11
      Ridden Counter
      403

      Videos of Geilston Bay Mountain Bike

      Water Tank Descent
      4:20 | 103 | Feb 3, 2018 , Hobart
      Reservoir Dog Track
      2:33 | 78 | Feb 3, 2018 , Hobart
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1332348TravellingnorthaddridelogDec 14, 2018 ride log
      Dec 14, 2018 @ 5:10pm
      3 days
      user #1510249Jez86addridelogDec 13, 2018 ride log
      Dec 13, 2018 @ 2:20am
      Dec 13, 2018
      user #1479520PhilisgoodaddridelogDec 10, 2018 ride log
      Dec 10, 2018 @ 10:55pm
      Dec 10, 2018
      user #1656908CainoriddentrailScrub turkey and 2 more
      Dec 6, 2018 @ 4:19am
      Dec 6, 2018
      user #1479520PhilisgoodaddridelogDec 1, 2018 ride log
      Dec 1, 2018 @ 10:10pm
      Dec 1, 2018
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Geilston Bay Jump Trackskill parkHobart
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      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Shag Bay 7 6 10.7 km
      Meehan Range 19 26 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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