11.3 miles
Distance
1,256 ft
Climb
-1,258 ft
Descent
1,890 ft
High Point

Start with the up section of "Shack track",Up the new alignment on Highway to Hill. Turn Right onto Purplexed,. Head up "Hurley Burley/Shark Attack" (past the shortcut bail-out point) onto the steep climb of "Reo". Have a break then get stuck into the awesome descent of "Kokoda/Auburn/T3" cross the bridge on "Willow tree road" again and return via "Lello's Link" in reverse and the down section of "Shack track"

Detailed Description
Yack Purple Loop is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Yackandandah. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 1,256 ft with a max elevation of 1,890 ft then descends -1,258 ft.
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6 Reviews & Comments

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abramwell (Apr 24, 2022 at 23:47)
Trail Kokoda
There’s rather a lot of trees down in one section near the bottom
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DanielFokkens (Oct 4, 2019 at 3:30)
Trail Shack Track
Good loop for the kids
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DanielFokkens (Oct 4, 2019 at 3:30)
Trail Shack Track
Good loop for the kids
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Andyroo2 (Feb 9, 2018 at 13:57)
Trail Shark Attack
Tree cleared
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Davidarms (Jan 18, 2018 at 14:16)
Trail Shack Track
Large tree down across the ‘short’ section of purple
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Davidarms (Jan 18, 2018 at 14:16)
Trail Shack Track
Large tree down across the ‘short’ section of purple
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Trails in Route

Shack Track2 miles
Lello's Link2,664 ft
Hurley Burley2,677 ft
Shark Attack4,170 ft
Kokoda4,984 ft
Auburn4,245 ft
T34,495 ft
Lello's Link
Shack Track

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More Stats for Yack Purple Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,185 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,187 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,184 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -26.1%
  • Grade min
    38.8%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Kokoda
Aug 12, 2022 @ 6:28pm
Aug 12, 2022
tree removed
Lello's Link
Aug 6, 2022 @ 10:52pm
Aug 6, 2022
big leaning tree removed
T3
Jul 30, 2022 @ 6:25pm
Jul 30, 2022
spraying 1000/150 mix
Shack Track
Jul 22, 2022 @ 8:20pm
Jul 22, 2022
hopefully closed off moto access....middle gravel pit car park
Shark Attack
Jul 18, 2022 @ 6:44pm
Jul 18, 2022
blow off of brush cut debris
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