1,824 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-184 ft
Descent
00:05:22
Avg time

Alluvial Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #15236 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking

Black Hill being only minutes from the centre of Ballarat, is the spot for downhill in town. The tracks vary in level, and with so many sections, you can put together your own run to suit your abilities. All the tracks at Black Hill are push up runs, with a maximum 10 minute walk from the bottom to the start of the DH runs. So no need to organise a shuttle vehicle, just bring your bike and your gear and you are ready to go for the day.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Alluvial mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -156 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,463 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,627 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,619 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,463 ft
  • Grade
    -8.542%
  • Grade max
    -30.921%
  • Grade min
    27.992%
  • Distance climb
    175 ft
  • Distance down
    1,578 ft
  • Distance flat
    72 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:18
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Status:
on Aug 2, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
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Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Alluvial Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 78 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 126 rides
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      Photos

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      13 |
      Jun 26, 2020 @ 1:15am
      Jun 26, 2020
      37 |
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 4:42pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      43 |
      Mar 24, 2019 @ 6:11pm
      Mar 24, 2019
      141 |
      Aug 26, 2013 @ 12:03am
      Aug 26, 2013

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