1,092 ft
Distance
8 ft
Climb
-42 ft
Descent
00:01:17
Avg time

Balcony Details

  • Riding Area
    Jolly Nose State Forest
    Port Macquarie
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #22215 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail makes for an easy return when coming out of Chainsaw and back to the car park. The trail has several raised sections to avoid frequently dampish ground using a range of materials before starting the gentle climb up the ridge.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Balcony bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -34 ft
  • Altitude min
    118 ft
  • Altitude max
    161 ft
  • Altitude start
    161 ft
  • Altitude end
    127 ft
  • Grade
    -3.117%
  • Grade max
    -15.985%
  • Grade min
    4.647%
  • Distance climb
    192 ft
  • Distance down
    716 ft
  • Distance flat
    184 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:34
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Status:
on Aug 19, 2017
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

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

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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 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
      Directions to balcony trailhead (-31.565820, 152.814470)
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      Balcony Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 1:49am
      Aug 19, 2017
      Feb 13, 2017 @ 12:00am
      Feb 13, 2017
      Feb 10, 2017 @ 7:17pm
      Feb 10, 2017
      All State Forests between Sydney and Kempsey are closed due to extreme weather conditions
      Nov 17, 2016 @ 2:02am
      Nov 17, 2016
      Track in great condition
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 188 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Jollynose Quick 20km
      8 miles

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