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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 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
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
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      Great area of single trail in the centre of Newcastle. A once illegal area that in late 2009 has been audited and updated by trail building professionals with mountain biking and associated trails included in the Plan of Management for the reserve. Trail upgrades and maintenace are coordinated thru the Glenrock Trail Alliance in collaboration with NSW NPWS. An example of how things should be done.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Glenrock State Conservation Area
      Land Status: National Park
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Two main trailheads are intersection of Fernleigh Loop and Gun Club Road, Highfields and the carpark on Burwood Road, Kahibah, just past the Fernleigh Track.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 10
      • 26
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 30, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      47
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      45
      Trails Horse
      5
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      3,971 ft
      Total Vertical
      384 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      388 ft
      Reports
      767
      Photos
      87
      Ridden Counter
      19,562

      Glenrock Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Easy intro into glenrock
      6.0 km
      Introduction to Glenrock
      7.7 km
      15km Intermediate Glenrock Loop
      15.7 km
      41 km Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog41.5 km
      36 km Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog35.8 km
      10 km Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog10.3 km
      11 km Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog10.6 km
      10 km Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog10.0 km
      43 km Glenrock All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog42.5 km
      15 km Glenrock All-Mountain Ridepopular ridelog14.6 km

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      Yesterday
      • 11 rides
      Past Week
      • 99 rides

      Photos of Glenrock Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 3:50pm
      Sep 6, 2021
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      Sep 6, 2021 @ 3:50pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      2 |
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 3:49pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      3 |
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 3:49pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      7 |
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 3:49pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      trail: Six Shooter
      18 |
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 4:35pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      trail: Six Shooter
      17 |
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 4:35pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      trail: Six Shooter
      16 |
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 4:35pm
      Sep 3, 2021

      Videos of Glenrock Mountain Bike

      kenny mills
      trail: Kenny
      1:09 | 410 | Mar 11, 2013
      Steve Mills 2012
      trail: Kenny
      1:44 | 571 | Sep 14, 2012
      Kenny Mills Re edit
      trail: Kenny
      1:45 | 573 | Aug 26, 2012
      Kenny Mills
      trail: Kenny
      1:50 | 1306 | Aug 26, 2012
      Mt Kembla Year Ender
      trail: Kenny
      2:03 | 440 | Dec 28, 2011
      Zerode - Kenny at Mt Keira
      trail: Kenny
      1:13 | 699 | Nov 23, 2011
      bmx hang ten
      trail: Hang Ten
      0:26 | 537 | May 13, 2009
      Glenrock MTB Park | Best riding in Newcastle

      5:28 | 1246 | Jan 28, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2586711RomanMarkaddphoto in My City and 4 more
      Oct 16, 2021 @ 5:17pm
      Oct 16, 2021
      user #2866979StevecdJZMDriddentrailKenny and 7 more
      Oct 14, 2021 @ 12:46pm
      Oct 14, 2021
      user #2868801FrostypopsaddkarmaGlenrock
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 9:19pm
      Sep 30, 2021
      user #2122049Gilly1984addreportKenny
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 1:35am
      Sep 30, 2021
      user #2856180Sal75riddentrailHang Ten
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 1:51pm
      Sep 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2843278MalachiSCtrailDouble BarrelVery fun trail that is good for developing...
      Sep 5, 2021 @ 2:57am
      Sep 5, 2021
      user #2754696LeonsoperreportHickson DHNice
      Jul 9, 2021 @ 11:35pm
      Jul 9, 2021
      user #2073475Declan13reportSix ShooterI 100% agree the was a huge accident due to...
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:10pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      user #2086078NewieTravellertrailDepot TrailGood condition even though it’s damp
      May 26, 2020 @ 2:07am
      May 26, 2020
      user #1995588MrMatthewtrailBJ's SurpriseThis Trail needs some TLC. It's in a terrible...
      Jan 6, 2020 @ 12:07am
      Jan 6, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Whitebridge 1 182.4 km
      Hillsborough 1 62.7 km
      Jesmond 1 13.3 km
      Warners Bay 4 113.5 km
      Fossil Winding Creek Nature Reserve 14.7 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4617 miles3,645 ft9 miles358 ft
      #179#2176763318,761
      E-Bike44 miles522 ft2 miles335 ft
      #1,289#1155675659
      Hike1710 miles1,552 ft5 miles358 ft
      #1,232#806747130
      Trail Running4516 miles3,599 ft9 miles358 ft
      #119#77614284
      Horse55 miles666 ft2 miles335 ft
      4671
      • By brenthillier NSMBA TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: GTA, HMBA
      • #3824 - 37,089 views

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