1,248 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-144 ft
Descent
00:02:06
Avg time

Mongrel Details

  • Riding area
    Ross River Dam
    Townsville
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-Dec
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Townsville City Council

Tough steep, loose climbing singletrack.

Access Info

Trails are off limits to General Public (Rangers patrol issuing fines!) but accessible on weekends and Public Holidays by Rockwheelers Club Members observing the Special Access conditions. Refer to Club Member Access on Rockwheelers website.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Mongrel mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -137 ft
  • Altitude min
    164 ft
  • Altitude max
    303 ft
  • Altitude start
    301 ft
  • Altitude end
    164 ft
  • Grade
    -10.969%
  • Grade max
    -22.562%
  • Grade min
    9.027%
  • Distance climb
    89 ft
  • Distance down
    1,023 ft
  • Distance flat
    136 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:06
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:44
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Status:
on Apr 13, 2018
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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to mongrel trailhead (-19.413910, 146.747080)
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Mongrel Trail Reports

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Apr 13, 2018 @ 1:43am
Apr 13, 2018
reporter Water Operations staff advise trails are re-opened. Take caution, some trees over trails. Please take photos and post Trail Reports via Trailforks...
Mar 28, 2018 @ 10:55pm
Mar 28, 2018
reporter Trails remain closed. Water operations staff advise trails still wet and expecting more inclement weather over Easter weekend.
Mar 23, 2018 @ 4:58am
Mar 23, 2018
reporter Rangers advise that due to forecast rainfall this weekend the MTB Trails at Ross Dam are now closed
Mar 19, 2018 @ 11:32pm
Mar 19, 2018
reporter Rangers advise trails open again this weekend, 24-25th March, subject to normal Rockwheelers members-only weekend-access conditions. Exact trail...
Mar 17, 2018 @ 9:53pm
Mar 17, 2018
reporter Rangers inspected trails. Still holding water in spots. They will inspect again Friday 23rd. Unfortunately our trail people aren't allowed to go...
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Routes with this trail

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2015 Targa Townsville race
53 miles
Targa 2016 - Ross Dam stage race
7 miles

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