1.0 mile
Distance
109 ft
Climb
-8 ft
Descent
00:08:55
Avg time

Heat Wave Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Dirtbike/Moto
  • Riding Area
    Ballan
    Ballarat
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #71313 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Dirtbiking
  • Land Owner
    Parks Victoria

Another trail made by motocross riders that is rough and raw and has a few deep ruts to keep you on your toes...This trails links with many other trails.

Access Info

Enter from trailhead on North Main Road.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Heat Wave mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    100 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,612 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,723 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,613 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,713 ft
  • Grade
    1.9%
  • Grade max
    -2.2%
  • Grade min
    16.4%
  • Distance climb
    3,435 ft
  • Distance down
    978 ft
  • Distance flat
    869 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:17
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on Dec 4, 2022
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      Heat Wave Trail Reports

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      Dec 4, 2022 @ 4:59am
      Dec 4, 2022
      Lots of large trees down over the trail. Best ridden as a climbing trail now until the fallen trees are cleared.
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 3:19pm
      Apr 16, 2022
      Mar 31, 2021 @ 3:02pm
      Mar 31, 2021
      Feb 14, 2021 @ 1:23am
      Feb 14, 2021
      Riding well at the moment.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 26 rides
      • Last: Apr 24, 2024

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