1,854 ft
Distance
-244 ft
Descent
00:02:26
Avg time

Broken Hoe Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Silvan MTB Park
    Mount Dandenong
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump, Gap Jump, Log Ride, Skinny
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
  • Land Owner
    Parks Victoria

Broken Hoe, a black diamond tech trail in Silvan, offers a thrilling ride with its challenging technical features and a unique canoe ride While the trail may not have views, the combination of intense biking challenges makes for a fun ride.

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for Broken Hoe mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -244 ft
  • Altitude min
    825 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,070 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,070 ft
  • Altitude end
    827 ft
  • Grade
    -13.2%
  • Grade max
    -34.4%
  • Grade min
    -1.4%
  • Distance down
    1,854 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:35
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on Jun 23, 2024
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Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)
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      Broken Hoe Trail Reports

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      Jun 23, 2024 @ 10:53pm
      5 hours
      SILVAN IS OPEN // The log retrieval has finished and the Silvan trails are able to re open, ride with caution as track conditions have changed and...
      Apr 22, 2024 @ 4:21am
      Apr 22, 2024
      Closed while logging is going on
      Apr 21, 2024 @ 3:43am
      Apr 21, 2024
      very wet and muddy. logs are super slippery. don't recommend riding til it drys out!
      Apr 18, 2024 @ 11:14pm
      Apr 18, 2024
      Closed while logging is going on
      Mar 5, 2024 @ 9:37am
      Mar 5, 2024
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 95 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 486 rides
      • Last: Jun 23, 2024

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