6.2 miles
Distance
776 ft
Climb
-772 ft
Descent
1,412 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 and some steep drops and rises in Roger Packham Trail.

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

Detailed Description
Loop 5 - Pine Planters (Purple) is a 10042 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 22 trails. This route climbs 236.5 with a max elevation of 430.5 then descends -235.4.

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
Dermie (May 18, 2018 at 4:48)
 Nice loop for about an hours worth of riding. Not for beginners, there are a few little gully's and rooty downhills that may make life hard for a beginner.
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  • + 0
Dean1968 (Dec 23, 2019 at 15:05)
 Good early morning loop
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  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Loop 5 - Pine Planters (Purple) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,063 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,077 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,079 ft
  • Grade max
    -28.1%
  • Grade min
    26.4%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,937 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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