5,029 ft
Distance
34 ft
Climb
-269 ft
Descent
00:20:31
Avg time

Red Carpet Details

  • Riding Area
    Forrest
    Apollo Bay
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Slippery in winter months
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #14999 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking

The Red Carpet is a single track return trail from Lake Elizabeth. This trail flows through tall Eucalypt forests featuring fun, challenging descents and tight technical climbs for an exciting return option to Forrest. There are not many uphills, and are quite small.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Red Carpet bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -237 ft
  • Altitude min
    561 ft
  • Altitude max
    808 ft
  • Altitude start
    798 ft
  • Altitude end
    561 ft
  • Grade
    -4.71%
  • Grade max
    -23.44%
  • Grade min
    6.059%
  • Distance climb
    977 ft
  • Distance down
    3,272 ft
  • Distance flat
    731 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:41
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Status:
on Nov 7, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.25 (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
      Directions to red-carpet trailhead (-38.531150, 143.727210)
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      Red Carpet Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 7, 2018 @ 2:11am
      Nov 7, 2018
      Jun 23, 2018 @ 5:08am
      Jun 23, 2018
      Apr 6, 2018 @ 6:02pm
      Apr 6, 2018
      Clean, smooth, powdery in spots
      Apr 5, 2018 @ 11:01pm
      Apr 5, 2018
      Dry and fast. Powdery on a couple of corners
      Mar 9, 2018 @ 12:16pm
      Mar 9, 2018
      Its running nicely. Although it is a bit powdery on one corner in the middle section where people short cut it in the Odyssey
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 384 rides
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      Photos

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      11 |
      Jun 2, 2018 @ 10:45pm
      Jun 2, 2018
      Red Carpet, Geelong
      94 |
      Nov 20, 2015 @ 1:47pm
      Nov 20, 2015
      Red Carpet, Melbourne
      82 |
      Nov 20, 2015 @ 1:47pm
      Nov 20, 2015
      Red Carpet, Melbourne
      92 |
      Nov 20, 2015 @ 1:46pm
      Nov 20, 2015
      Red Carpet, Melbourne

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag mountainbiker-tom (Nov 11, 2015 at 14:24)
       Awesome track. The most descending track in Forrest.
      [Reply]

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