75.2 miles
Distance
6,367 ft
Climb
-6,363 ft
Descent
2,194 ft
High Point

Sections of trail closed due to Clear Felling operations in Bells Gully.

Detailed Description
Big Prospect Hill Ride is a 75 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Adelaide. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a extreme overall physical rating. This route includes 17 trails. This route climbs 6,367 ft with a max elevation of 2,194 ft then descends -6,363 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bikepacking
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Big Prospect Hill Ride mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    598 ft
  • Altitude start
    598 ft
  • Altitude end
    604 ft
  • Grade max
    -66.4%
  • Grade min
    42.8%
  • Distance climb
    33 miles
  • Distance down
    33 miles
  • Distance flat
    8 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Switchback Climb
Aug 26, 2022 @ 8:03pm
Aug 26, 2022
Tree down at the bottom of the trail, forestry notified
Winter Track
Jul 19, 2022 @ 3:05pm
Jul 19, 2022
The Eskalator
Jul 2, 2022 @ 5:14am
Jul 2, 2022
Minor Water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface Those sharp, steep, uphill and rather slippery switchbacks require more grip, grunt and talent than I brought with me.
Off Piste
Mar 19, 2022 @ 5:55am
Mar 19, 2022
Eye pokers everywhere, Needs a prune. Eye protection a must.
No More Bumps
Mar 14, 2022 @ 5:18am
Mar 14, 2022
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