1.7 miles
Distance
490 ft
Climb
-90 ft
Descent
00:16:52
Avg time

Bowsaw Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Redhill
    Dromana
  • Ref Number
    #16
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #8391 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Parks Victoria

Bowsaw One way ascending
Enjoyable climb returning you to the Seawinds area with exposed tree roots, natural rock features and open switchbacks. Rest along the way and take in the bay views.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bowsaw mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    400 ft
  • Altitude min
    455 ft
  • Altitude max
    859 ft
  • Altitude start
    458 ft
  • Altitude end
    860 ft
  • Grade
    4.5%
  • Grade max
    -15.3%
  • Grade min
    31.6%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1,565 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,647 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:50
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Status:
on Apr 24, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Bowsaw Trail Reports

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      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:38am
      Apr 24, 2022
      Excellent condition. Pretty rutted but par for the course around here.
      Feb 12, 2022 @ 1:44am
      Feb 12, 2022
      Nov 27, 2021 @ 3:39pm
      Nov 27, 2021
      Oct 8, 2021 @ 8:03pm
      Oct 8, 2021
      Sep 24, 2021 @ 4:16pm
      Sep 24, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 348 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,164 rides
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      Photos

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      Feb 12, 2022 @ 1:30am
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      Dec 21, 2021 @ 12:45am
      Dec 21, 2021
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      Dec 21, 2021 @ 12:44am
      Dec 21, 2021
      43 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 3:04am
      May 16, 2021

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