2 miles
Distance
336 ft
Climb
-89 ft
Descent
00:21:16
Avg time

Ridge Rd Link track Details

  • Riding Area
    Smiths Gully
    Eltham
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #32650 in Mountain Biking

This trail links Happy Valley to Ridge Rd and is both a good ascent and descent, with one section of serious roots that are tough in the wet and a good tree drop.

Access Info

This is trail is accessed by following the Happy Valley Track towards the river, then following the trail right to the top of Ridge Rd.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ridge Rd Link track bike trail
  • Altitude change
    247 ft
  • Altitude min
    441 ft
  • Altitude max
    727 ft
  • Altitude start
    480 ft
  • Altitude end
    727 ft
  • Grade
    2.722%
  • Grade max
    -9.499%
  • Grade min
    13.648%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,945 ft
  • Distance flat
    617 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:22
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Status:
on Sep 3, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 ridge-rd-link-track trailhead (-37.648439, 145.292408)
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Ridge Rd Link track Trail Reports

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Sep 3, 2018 @ 6:22pm
Sep 3, 2018
Feb 10, 2018 @ 10:06pm
Feb 10, 2018
Feb 10, 2018 @ 10:05pm
Feb 10, 2018
Trail is running well atm. Although there are a number of trees down half way during the trail. U can ride ur way around them but be careful.
May 20, 2017 @ 10:34pm
May 20, 2017
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