4,400 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-360 ft
Descent
362 ft
High Point
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Laughing Gear Details

  • Riding Area
    Wild Mersey
    Latrobe
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Manager
    Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife

A fun, fast and flowing descent from the highest point on the Warrawee Reserve, Dinsdales Hill.

Access Info

Access from Warrawee trail head then up Bee Line, onto Easy Does It, then the Bracken Track to the Dinsdale trail hub.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Laughing Gear bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -285 ft
  • Altitude min
    69 ft
  • Altitude start
    356 ft
  • Altitude end
    71 ft
  • Grade
    -6.472%
  • Grade max
    -34.53%
  • Grade min
    15.999%
  • Distance climb
    882 ft
  • Distance down
    2,914 ft
  • Distance flat
    604 ft
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Status:
on Dec 22, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Laughing Gear Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 4:05pm
      Dec 22, 2018
      Pretty much perfect condition, 1 of the switchbacks is getting a tad dusty but with more riding and a couple of rains it should be packed in...
      Dec 15, 2018 @ 7:59pm
      Dec 15, 2018
      Clear, riding really well, little bit of rain has let the track pack in pretty much perfectly.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 76 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4 rides
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