6 miles
812 ft
-812 ft
422 ft
High Point

The official, Council Sanctioned Manly Dam route. Signposted and managed by Northern Beaches Council.

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Trails in Route

South Trail1 miles
Trig Track5,151 ft
North Trail2 miles
East Trail1,601 ft
East Trail5,105 ft


  • Difficulty rating
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
  • Ridelogs
More Stats for Manly Dam Official Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    76 ft
  • Altitude start
    84 ft
  • Altitude end
    84 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,668 ft
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

South Trail
Mar 14, 2018 @ 9:04pm
Mar 14, 2018
I don't think I've ever seen the MVPS section of trail so wet. Ridable but pretty ugly in places
Trig Track
Mar 14, 2018 @ 9:04pm
Mar 14, 2018
Vey wet in places adjacent to the golf course
North Trail
Mar 14, 2018 @ 9:04pm
Mar 14, 2018
Pretty good considering how wet the Golf Course area is. However I've never seen Curl Curl Creek running so deep.
East Trail
Mar 14, 2018 @ 9:04pm
Mar 14, 2018
Pretty good condition despite how it the Dam loop is in other sections
East Trail
Mar 14, 2018 @ 9:04pm
Mar 14, 2018
Caution: The last step off Cootamundra Drive is very deep sand and straight into a puddle and downed tree. Stick to the right and the tree is easily ridden over .. but be on alert as its VERY sandy after the last step ATM.
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