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      Smithfield is a name all core mountain bikers know as it is the highest profile rainforest trail system in world. The iconic mountain bike park was Australia’s first world championship venue nearly 20 years ago and is ahead of its time again with its recreation for the 2014 and 2016 UCI Mountain Bike World Cups and the 2017 World Mountain Bike and Trials Championships. Just 20 minutes drive north of Cairns Airport, this spectacular rainforest network of trails in Smithfield Regional Park offers some of the most fun-filled climbs and descents in the country for mountain bike riders. Trails sculpted out of volcanic clay twist their way through magnificent vine-wrapped jungles. With names like Wobbegong, Flat Snake, Blue Marlin, Cuscus and Barramundi, many of these trails hug the jagged ridges overlooking the Great Barrier Reef. The park has 60km of trails including UCI level technical short and long climbs plus technical descents for advanced riders.
      source: Ride Cairns
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      AKA: Smithy
      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      CMBC
      (cairnsmtb.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #531
      Trails
      27
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      3,733 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,268 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,182 ft
      Reports
      74
      Photos
      254
      Ridden Counter
      2,042

      Photos of Smithfield Mountain Bike

      trail: Worlds DH
      173 |
      Apr 3, 2018 @ 1:21pm
      Apr 3, 2018
      Worlds DH, Christchurch
      trail: Worlds DH
      942 |
      Jan 23, 2018 @ 12:08pm
      Jan 23, 2018
      | 1 comments Worlds DH, Cairns
      trail: Worlds DH
      163 |
      Jan 23, 2018 @ 3:30am
      Jan 23, 2018
      Worlds DH, Auckland
      trail: Worlds DH
      82 |
      Jan 23, 2018 @ 3:28am
      Jan 23, 2018
      Worlds DH, National Park
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      Videos of Smithfield Mountain Bike

      Kuranda Downhill Cairns Edit
      0:18 | 115 | Aug 19, 2017
      Blake's bike trip
      2:18 | 257 | Nov 20, 2016
      Fun at Jimi's Pump Track
      trail: Pump Track
      2:48 | 399 | Oct 6, 2015
      Quest For Gnarr
      2:19 | 439 | Jun 8, 2015
      more videos »

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