2,651 ft
Distance
23 ft
Climb
-160 ft
Descent
00:04:42
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Dropbear Trail

  • Mark Hudson

    since 2009
    Sponsor
  • Paul Neve
    since 2009
    Sponsor

Dropbear Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #21511 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015

Tight fast and technical, this is the cornering track. This signature trail is just good value.

Access Info

Dropbear and Longshanks share the same entry point. Entry is located off the fire trail on Block C, turn right at the top of Pumphill Uphill and ride 35 metres to the entry. Signposted. Dropbear starts 20 metres in from the the fireroad, Turn right at the sign post.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dropbear mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -137 ft
  • Altitude min
    413 ft
  • Altitude max
    568 ft
  • Altitude start
    550 ft
  • Altitude end
    413 ft
  • Grade max
    -50.239%
  • Grade min
    11.57%
  • Distance climb
    470 ft
  • Distance down
    1,673 ft
  • Distance flat
    509 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:17
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Status:
on Jul 26, 2020
Variable
Avg: 4.65 (3 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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
      Directions to dropbear trailhead (-34.440930, 116.018250)
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      Dropbear Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 3:21am
      Jul 26, 2020
      Two large berm puddles have been cleared, drainage has been modified to shed water rather than pool.
      May 31, 2020 @ 10:13pm
      May 31, 2020
      Trail clear, little wet in spots otherwise running good
      May 7, 2020 @ 4:09am
      May 7, 2020
      Fallen sticks cleared. Some debris on trail but not enough to matter. 3 puddles need fixing. One bent over bush towards the end can be ducked but...
      Apr 25, 2020 @ 10:59pm
      Apr 25, 2020
      Drop Bear Revitalisation Project work continues, please ease off the skid trigger whilst the work compacts.
      Apr 17, 2020 @ 10:59pm
      Apr 17, 2020
      Further work to fill braking bumps and improve drainage/flow/resilience of trail.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 62 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 113 rides
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      Photos

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      8 |
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 6:27pm
      Jul 26, 2020
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      Jul 26, 2020 @ 3:23am
      Jul 26, 2020
      8 |
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 3:22am
      Jul 26, 2020
      6 |
      Apr 25, 2020 @ 11:01pm
      Apr 25, 2020

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