10.6 miles
Distance
1,132 ft
Climb
-1,131 ft
Descent
1,822 ft
High Point

Start with a climb up the first section of our Green Loop "Shack track" followed by a long steady climb up "Highway to Hill" which uses sections of old Mining race, Once you reach the top, have a breather then get set for fantastic 7km descent down Blackwood Boulevard and Digger's Decline before returning to base with a traverse along "Minty Badger" which follows another old Mining Race.

Detailed Description
Yack Red Loop is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Yackandandah. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 20 trails. This route climbs 1,132 ft with a max elevation of 1,822 ft then descends -1,131 ft.
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4 Reviews & Comments

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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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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
[Reply]





Trails in Route

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    Diggers Loop
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    161
More Stats for Yack Red Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,185 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,185 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,188 ft
  • Grade max
    -33.3%
  • Grade min
    27.2%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Highway to Hill
Aug 15, 2022 @ 8:25pm
9 hours
Tree removed
Minty Badger
Aug 15, 2022 @ 12:34am
1 day
Diggers Decline
Aug 10, 2022 @ 8:27pm
Aug 10, 2022
big stump removed..
Bitch'n Moan'n
Aug 2, 2022 @ 6:59pm
Aug 2, 2022
trimmed drooping branch
Shack Track
Jul 22, 2022 @ 8:20pm
Jul 22, 2022
hopefully closed off moto access....middle gravel pit car park
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