4.0 miles
Distance
651 ft
Climb
-651 ft
Descent
1,403 ft
High Point

Mountain Biking involves the risk of injury.

A long and varied loop ride in pine and eucalypt forest, with rolling tracks in old mine tailings along Morses Creek. There are fun-packed bermed decents in Bombsite and Tombstone

This Loop is marked by a purple coloured sign with the number five on it.

Detailed Description
Loop 5 - Pine Planters (Purple) is a 4 mile popular intermediate route located near Bright. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 9 trails. This route climbs 651 ft with a max elevation of 1,403 ft then descends -651 ft.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Loop 5 - Pine Planters (Purple) mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    43 min 35 sec
  • Altitude min
    1,067 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,076 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,076 ft
  • Grade max
    -48.4%
  • Grade min
    33.8%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,913 ft

Directions

  1. Walk east on Hot Wheels.
  2. Continue for 50 meters.
  3. Turn right onto Flying Solo.
  4. Continue for 700 meters.
  5. Turn right onto The Rapids.
  6. Continue for 200 meters.
  7. Walk south on Up and at em.
  8. Continue for 600 meters.
  9. Walk southwest on Up and at em.
  10. Continue for 30 meters.
  11. Keep left to stay on Up and at em.
  12. Continue for 100 meters.
  13. Make a sharp left onto Buddha Hood.
  14. Continue for 10 meters.
  15. Keep right to stay on Buddha Hood.
  16. Continue for 200 meters.
  17. Walk southeast on Tombstone Extension.
  18. Continue for 70 meters.
  19. Walk southeast on Tombstone Extension.
  20. Continue for 400 meters.
  21. Walk northeast on Tombstone Extension.
  22. Continue for 100 meters.
  23. Turn right onto Tombstone.
  24. Continue for 900 meters.
  25. Walk northeast on Tombstone.
  26. Continue for 40 meters.
  27. Walk northeast on Tombstone.
  28. Continue for 40 meters.
  29. Walk north on Tombstone.
  30. Continue for 10 meters.
  31. Walk southeast on Tombstone.
  32. Continue for 400 meters.
  33. Turn left onto Jayne's Link.
  34. Continue for 700 meters.
  35. Walk southeast on Slider.
  36. Continue for 200 meters.
  37. Turn right onto Bombsite.
  38. Continue for 200 meters.
  39. Turn left onto The Rapids.
  40. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  41. Turn left onto Hot Wheels.
  42. Continue for 50 meters.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Flying Solo
Apr 28, 2024 @ 3:35am
Apr 28, 2024
Flying Solo
Apr 28, 2024 @ 3:35am
Apr 28, 2024
Jayne Link
Apr 18, 2024 @ 3:11am
Apr 18, 2024
Up and at em
Apr 18, 2024 @ 3:11am
Apr 18, 2024
Left hand switch back 1/4 way up is impossible for most people to ride due to the Rocky outcrop. A few people have had nasty falls failing to negotiate it because you don’t see the issue until committed into the turn.
Bombsite
Apr 7, 2024 @ 11:49pm
Apr 7, 2024
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