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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.
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      Region Details
      • 5
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      • 26
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 6, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      47
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Horse
      5
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      45
      Total Distance
      21 miles
      Total Descent
      4,128 ft
      Total Vertical
      384 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      388 ft
      Reports
      843
      Photos
      163
      Ridden Counter
      23,203

      Glenrock Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Easy intro into glenrock
      4 miles
      Introduction to Glenrock
      5 miles
      15km Intermediate Glenrock Loop
      10 miles
      LEGGY POINT 16KM
      10 miles
      14 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog14 miles
      19 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog19 miles
      13 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog13 miles
      7 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      7 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      6 mile Glenrock Ridepopular ridelog6 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 19 rides
      Yesterday
      • 17 rides
      Past Week
      • 119 rides

      Photos of Glenrock Mountain Bike

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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:39pm
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:39pm
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:39pm
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:39pm
      Dec 29, 2022
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:38pm
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:38pm
      Dec 29, 2022
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      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:38pm
      Dec 29, 2022

      Videos of Glenrock Mountain Bike

      kenny mills
      trail: Kenny
      1:09 | 444 | Mar 11, 2013
      Steve Mills 2012
      trail: Kenny
      1:44 | 613 | Sep 14, 2012
      Kenny Mills Re edit
      trail: Kenny
      1:45 | 588 | Aug 26, 2012
      Kenny Mills
      trail: Kenny
      1:50 | 1322 | Aug 26, 2012
      Mt Kembla Year Ender
      trail: Kenny
      2:03 | 448 | Dec 28, 2011
      Zerode - Kenny at Mt Keira
      trail: Kenny
      1:13 | 709 | Nov 23, 2011
      Kenny  -  Glenrock MTB Park Newcastle
      trail: Kenny
      8:52 | 80 | Oct 1, 2022 , Newcastle
      High Roller - Glenrock MTB Park Newcastle
      1:38 | 49 | Oct 1, 2022 , Newcastle

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Kenny
      Jan 2, 2023 @ 4:52pm
      Jan 2, 2023
      Very DryCrisklkzUs
      Hang Ten
      Jan 2, 2023 @ 8:52am
      Jan 2, 2023
      Very DryCrisklkzUs
      Easy Way Out
      Jan 2, 2023 @ 8:52am
      Jan 2, 2023
      DryCrisklkzUs
      Shaft
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 12:50pm
      Dec 29, 2022
      Drygotwuninthenads
      Shaft to Snakes Management Trail
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      DryVery rutted out from jerks riding the...gotwuninthenads
      Snakes and Ladders
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      IdealDry. Dumbed down a bit as technical bits...gotwuninthenads
      Seismic
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      Very Drygotwuninthenads
      Pump Action
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      Drygotwuninthenads
      Reload
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      Idealgotwuninthenads
      High Roller
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 4:50am
      Dec 29, 2022
      Drygotwuninthenads

      Activity Feed

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      user #3365749iv4444nwishlisttrailShaft and 2 more
      Jan 25, 2023 @ 2:55am
      Jan 25, 2023
      user #2272077MikeAshelfordwishlistrouteIntroduction to Glenrock
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 2:04am
      Jan 19, 2023
      user #3299774AngusvjYZYRwishlisttrailSeismic
      Jan 8, 2023 @ 2:28pm
      Jan 8, 2023
      user #3299774AngusvjYZYRriddentrailYeularbah Trail and 4 more
      Jan 8, 2023 @ 2:00pm
      Jan 8, 2023
      user #3276231CrisklkzUsaddreportKenny and 2 more
      Jan 2, 2023 @ 6:31pm
      Jan 2, 2023

      Recent Comments

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      user #2586711RomanMarktrailMerewether-Bar BeachBeautiful, scenic path, ideal for walking,...
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 6:25pm
      Dec 29, 2022
      user #2933832WhatWhere21reportHickson DHFeatures ruined by spineless a-holes. Why?
      Dec 25, 2021 @ 2:16pm
      Dec 25, 2021
      user #2813377FunkentyreportHickson DHWooden features have been destroyed?
      Nov 20, 2021 @ 11:27am
      Nov 20, 2021
      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

      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

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4618 miles3,802 ft9 miles358 ft
      #213#21129839421,427
      E-Bike44 miles522 ft2 miles335 ft
      #1,732#1432874911,050
      Horse55 miles666 ft2 miles335 ft
      4681
      Hike1711 miles1,719 ft5 miles358 ft
      #1,293#7568211165
      Trail Running4518 miles3,757 ft9 miles358 ft
      #135#78375553
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