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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
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  • 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
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
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  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
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      This riding area incorporates a number of publically owned reserves including the Signal Station, Cartwright Reserve, Porters Hill, Bicentennial Park and Truganini Conservation Area. Trails also extend onto some adjacent privately owned land. The area has excellent accessibility to residential areas including Mt Nelson, Sandy Bay and Taroona. The trail network within this area includes both fire trails and multi-use single track.
      The area has the potential to be further developed into a local trail area for the surrounding suburbs with a small number of new trails required to enable both short and long circuits, as well as connections to Kingston and Ridgeway Park.
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,253
      Trails
      21
      Total Distance
      4,357 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      4,295 ft
      Total Descent
      869 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,085 ft
      Total Vertical
      869 ft
      Reports
      3
      Photos
      5
      Ridden Counter
      67

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