1 miles
Distance
313 ft
Climb
-283 ft
Descent
00:16:19
Avg time

Gahnia Details

  • Riding area
    Manly Dam
    Sydney
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking

Gahnia Mountain Bike Track
IMBA rated: More difficult (blue)
Length: 2.15 km
Direction: One way
Recommended: Experienced mountain bike riders with good skills.

This is a one way, single width mountain bike track, to be ridden in the direction shown. Riders will find it challenging because it has variable surfaces and obstacles. Some steep sections have drop offs. Keep to the formed track and report any damage or track widening with reference to the nearest way marker.

Filter section: the first 50 m of this track has been designed to test if your bike handling skill is at the level needed for tracks rated ‘more difficult’. If you find you are not yet competent at all the challenges in this section, then do not proceed any further along the track. It is permitted to go back up the track to the start from this section only. Do not cut through the bush to exit the track.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gahnia mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    29 ft
  • Altitude min
    255 ft
  • Altitude max
    375 ft
  • Altitude start
    346 ft
  • Altitude end
    375 ft
  • Grade
    0.448%
  • Grade max
    -18.654%
  • Grade min
    19.157%
  • Distance climb
    3,581 ft
  • Distance down
    2,709 ft
  • Distance flat
    272 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:19
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Status:
on Nov 16, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Gahnia Trail Reports

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Nov 16, 2017 @ 11:02am
Nov 16, 2017
Dry but very loose with all the leaf litter on the trail from the recent strong winds and lack of use.
Nov 15, 2017 @ 7:52pm
Nov 15, 2017
reporter New FRP has been installed by NPWS
Oct 21, 2017 @ 7:57pm
Oct 21, 2017
Closed per sign
Oct 21, 2017 @ 7:55pm
Oct 21, 2017
Closed for repairs per signage
Aug 26, 2017 @ 2:32am
Aug 26, 2017
Great condition, no puddles and plenty of grip.
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Oct 21, 2017 @ 7:57pm
Oct 21, 2017
Gahnia, My City
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Oct 21, 2017 @ 7:56pm
Oct 21, 2017
Gahnia, My City

1 Review & Comments

  • + 2
flag budboy (Mar 24, 2016 at 11:18)
 For one of the first purpose built trails in the national parks this trail is a real disappointment if you are into trails with flow.

If you like techy trails with no flow and off camber cornering you are in heaven!
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