5.9 miles
Distance
454 ft
Climb
-453 ft
Descent
239 ft
High Point

Welcome to the 2017 PBM Hardrock 6hr race loop, in the Kiwarrak Mountain Bike Park, Taree.

This year's course is focussed on providing competitors with a number of technical sections, but without sacrificing the fast and flowing characteristics that all riders love about the Kiwarrak trails.

Course Designers Bruce Pain, Dean Brame, Chad Vowles and Michael Eyb opted to include a number of A/B lines this year, which will provide more skilled riders with the opportunity to tackle harder sections of the course. As with most A/B lines in races, racers who negotiate the A line will be rewarded with the reduced time it takes to ride the A line as opposed to the B Line.

This may well be one of the last chances that riders will get to ride the iconic Kiwarrak MTB Park trails as they currently exist. Forestry Corporation plans to log these compartments of forest within the next 6-12 months, meaning that some of the trails may be lost to these operations.

We encourage you to join us for the 2017 PBM Hardrock 6hr Mountain Bike Race and even come up beforehand to train on the track

Detailed Description
2017 PBM Hardrock 6hr Race Loop is a 6 mile intermediate race route located near Taree. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 20 trails. This route climbs 454 ft with a max elevation of 239 ft then descends -453 ft.
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Trails in Route

Moab3,724 ft
Chuckles2,805 ft
Sweet As2,940 ft
Scooters1,877 ft
OMG1,398 ft
Widow Maker2,789 ft
Two Dogs554 ft
High Noon2,789 ft
Divine1,519 ft
Go 21236 ft
Box2,133 ft
Entree1,591 ft
Yowie1,407 ft
Chad's Route3,675 ft
The Whip1,375 ft
Gotta1,276 ft
The Hut646 ft
Split Enz2,395 ft
Mozzie361 ft
Link390 ft

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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    20
More Stats for 2017 PBM Hardrock 6hr Race Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    96 ft
  • Altitude start
    187 ft
  • Altitude end
    187 ft
  • Grade max
    -24.1%
  • Grade min
    19.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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