1.5 miles
100 ft
-95 ft
1,102 ft
High Point

A great loop to try as an introduction to single track mountain biking. The loop starts with a gentle climb on wide single track and fire road and finishes with a short run on the end of Woodleys Loop which is a good flowing single track.

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Absolute Beginners is a 1 mile popular easy route located near Jarrahdale. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 100 ft with a max elevation of 1,102 ft then descends -95 ft.
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Trails in Route

Woodley's Loop2,290 ft
The Spine3 miles
Lovers Lane4,252 ft


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More Stats for Absolute Beginners mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    16 min 20 sec
  • Altitude min
    1,013 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,013 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,017 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,107 ft
  • Distance down
    2,648 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,837 ft
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WA, Jarrahdale, Woodley's Loop
WA, Jarrahdale, Woodley's Loop
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Jan 4, 2020

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Woodley's Loop
Feb 21, 2024 @ 1:56am
Feb 21, 2024
A nice trail ride, dry but not to much loose gravel so a generally solid surface. Not to much technical but overall a pleasant pretty easy ride. I think some berms have been added since I last rode in 2023.
The Spine
Feb 21, 2024 @ 1:56am
Feb 21, 2024
An easy green connecting trail. A bit of loose gravel but easy to ride.
Lovers Lane
Dec 14, 2020 @ 4:58pm
Dec 14, 2020
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