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      The Trevallyn Nature Recreation Area is located on the South Esk River, Tasmania's longest river, only four kilometres from the centre of Tasmania's second largest city, Launceston. Part of the South Esk River gorge and the adjacent plateau country are features of the 440 hectare reserve. Boundaries are shared with the popular Cataract Gorge Reserve, managed by Launceston City Council.

      Originally set aside to meet the recreation needs of a growing urban population, the reserve has more recently also been recognised for its important nature conservation role. The reserve protects dry open grassy forest and woodland communities, including 28 species of threatened plants. The aquatic and riparian habitats of the South Esk River gorge are particularly rich in biodiversity.


      An underground tunnel and flume, integral to the historic Duck Reach Hydro-electric scheme, are within the reserve and are listed on the Register of the National Estate.
      The reserve offers visitors a broad range of activities, including club run and commercial activities, picnics, dog walking, exercising, horse riding, cycling, orienteering and rock climbing. Lake Trevallyn is used for water skiing, canoeing, swimming and windsurfing.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      22
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      2,365 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      746 ft
      Total Vertical
      423 ft
      Reports
      23
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      462

      Photos of Trevallyn Nature Recreation Area Mountain Bike

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      May 27, 2017 @ 7:46pm
      May 27, 2017
      Peppermint Track, Brisbane
      trail: Stolen Spice
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      May 27, 2017 @ 7:43pm
      May 27, 2017
      Stolen Spice, Brisbane
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      May 27, 2017 @ 7:42pm
      May 27, 2017
      Peppermint Track, Brisbane
      111 |
      Aug 9, 2016 @ 9:00am
      Aug 9, 2016
      Value For Money, Whitehorse
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      Videos of Trevallyn Nature Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      Trevallyn Peppermint Track
      66 | Feb 17, 2017 , Launceston
      Trevallyn Deadmans Knob Track (Reverse)
      73 | Feb 17, 2017 , Launceston
      Value For Money Matinee Sidewinder Up
      162 | Dec 2, 2016 , Launceston
      Trevallyn Sidewinder Track and Matinee Track
      trail: Sidewinder
      241 | Dec 2, 2016 , Launceston
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