15.2 miles
Distance
941 ft
Climb
-952 ft
Descent
288 ft
High Point

In 2018, the RATS will again be presenting the popular Bayview Blast. Hosted at Bayview Conservation Park, Redland Bay, the Blast has a new event base thanks to Redlands Council who have invested in the park with the provision of new amenities, skills park, sealed carpark and a second entrance for event days.

The Bayview Blast will be held on 9-10 June 2018, the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in NSW and Victoria. Hopefully, many of our southern cousins will make the trek to see what we have to offer

There is a race category for everyone in 2018.

Saturday is all about participation
The major event for Saturday in 2018 is the MND&Me Corporate Team Challenge. In teams of 3 or 4 teams will race over a 25 km course in support of the Bayview Blast charity partner for 2018 MND&Me. In a new feature for 2018 seeding for the corporate team challenge will be determined by the most funds raised by the team.

In addition to the corporate team challenge there will be a second team category for riders who just want to ride with their friends. In both team events the team time will be determined by the 3rd rider across the line.

In the solo categories there will be categories from Juniors up to open age categories to ride over the 25 km Saturday course.

New to the Saturday categories is the Trek Bicycle Stores Brisbane E-bike category. This will be the first category of the 25 km course to start. This is for pedal assist bikes only.

Junior Racing has 4 race distances for U15 down to balance bikes. There is 8 km, 4 km, 2 km and a 10-minute Kids10 race for our youngest competitors.

Detailed Description
Bayview Blast 2018 Saturday Course is a 15 mile intermediate race route located near Redland City. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 12 trails. This route climbs 941 ft with a max elevation of 288 ft then descends -952 ft.
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8 Reviews & Comments

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dippercool (May 17, 2021 at 18:46)
Definitely start this one at top a go down...not up.
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Makita911 (Jan 12, 2021 at 12:40)
Trail Sorceress
I really enjoyed this track..
Nice flowy track that you can have good fun on.
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luxtonrb (Jan 3, 2021 at 18:20)
Vnmdaaadvv. afj
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Iamchrisangel (Jun 1, 2019 at 22:28)
Trail Wolf Peach
Trail fairies have been in and smoothed out the fun tree rooted areas, still a great track, just a little too smooth now
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KAG (Jul 17, 2018 at 22:18)
Trail Sorceress
Fun single track
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JamesHazael (Jun 13, 2018 at 0:58)
Trail Sorceress
Top section is really fast with high burms but it is kinda short and you have to climb out before you can start going down again.
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JamesHazael (Jun 13, 2018 at 0:54)
Trail Wolf Peach
Super fun and flowing nothing to technical.
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Mav691 (Oct 16, 2017 at 13:17)
Trail IO
Rode this trail on Saturday 14th October,
There is a large tree across the track about halfway through.
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Trails in Route

Wolf Peach3,527 ft
Blow1,604 ft
Calendar Boys2,530 ft
Sock Puppet West1 mile
IO1,719 ft
IO1,106 ft
Sock Puppet East4,183 ft
Chicken Run2,989 ft
Vegie-mite1,529 ft
Sorceress3,825 ft

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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    238
More Stats for Bayview Blast 2018 Saturday Course mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    63 ft
  • Altitude start
    163 ft
  • Altitude end
    151 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -19.5%
  • Grade min
    17.8%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 3 (4 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Sorceress
Nov 15, 2022 @ 1:49pm
Nov 15, 2022
very dry, very rutted, lots of loose rocks
Blow
Nov 15, 2022 @ 1:49pm
Nov 15, 2022
Wolf Peach
Nov 11, 2022 @ 1:38pm
Nov 11, 2022
Remains weathered, but not too bad.
Chicken Run
Nov 11, 2022 @ 5:38am
Nov 11, 2022
All clear and running well
Sock Puppet East
Nov 6, 2022 @ 2:00am
Nov 6, 2022
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