2,120 ft
Distance
39 ft
Climb
-95 ft
Descent
00:02:36
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Bakers Mark Trail
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Bakers Mark Details

  • Riding Area
    Ross River Dam
    Townsville
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Apr-Dec
  • Global Ranking
    #52053 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Townsville City Council

Rocky surfaced singletrack with a trailside breadloaf looking rock, the size of a small car.

Access Info

Trails are off limits to General Public (Rangers patrol issuing fines!) but accessible on weekends and Public Holidays by Rockwheelers Club Members observing the Special Access conditions. Refer to Club Member Access on Rockwheelers website.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bakers Mark bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -57 ft
  • Altitude min
    166 ft
  • Altitude max
    252 ft
  • Altitude start
    232 ft
  • Altitude end
    175 ft
  • Grade max
    -16.571%
  • Grade min
    15.568%
  • Distance climb
    721 ft
  • Distance down
    1,130 ft
  • Distance flat
    94 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:52
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Status:
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Wet
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Bakers Mark Trail Reports

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      Jan 9, 2019 @ 5:03am
      Jan 9, 2019
      reporter Advised Closed by Rangers due to potential weather event
      Dec 19, 2018 @ 2:57pm
      Dec 19, 2018
      reporter Open with caution
      Dec 11, 2018 @ 4:35am
      Dec 11, 2018
      reporter Trails Closed - Too Wet!
      Apr 13, 2018 @ 1:43am
      Apr 13, 2018
      reporter Water Operations staff advise trails are re-opened. Take caution, some trees over trails. Please take photos and post Trail Reports via Trailforks...
      Mar 28, 2018 @ 10:55pm
      Mar 28, 2018
      reporter Trails remain closed. Water operations staff advise trails still wet and expecting more inclement weather over Easter weekend.
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      Apr 24, 2016 @ 11:34pm
      Apr 24, 2016
      Bakers Mark, Townsville
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      Apr 2, 2016 @ 12:36am
      Apr 2, 2016
      Bakers Mark, Townsville

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