3.1 miles
Distance
129 ft
Climb
-132 ft
Descent
00:24:01
Avg time

Rusty Crusty Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Blue Derby
    Launceston
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #36917 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #4433 in E-Biking
    • #62351 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 35 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Achievable for novice riders, Rusty Crusty crosses the Cascade River twice on low-lying bridges. It features large tree ferns, river views and passes by some rusty old machinery and close to the old Derby tunnel. Mostly gentle undulating terrain.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Rusty Crusty mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -3 ft
  • Altitude min
    499 ft
  • Altitude max
    582 ft
  • Altitude start
    520 ft
  • Altitude end
    517 ft
  • Grade
    -0.017%
  • Grade max
    -17.994%
  • Grade min
    16.27%
  • Distance climb
    2,035 ft
  • Distance down
    1,630 ft
  • Distance flat
    509 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:01
  • Avg reverse time
    01:14:05
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Status:
on Dec 28, 2021
Dry
Avg: 3.8 (5 votes)

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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Variable
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      Rusty Crusty Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 568 rides
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      Photos

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      14 |
      Jan 24, 2022 @ 4:52am
      Jan 24, 2022
      16 |
      Aug 30, 2020 @ 6:12pm
      Aug 30, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Betht (Jun 10, 2019 at 3:40)
       Awesome for the beginners! Bit challenging but not so much it's not enjoyable!
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      Videos

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      TAS Derby Rusty Crusty 4k
      1:36 | 162 | May 27, 2020 , Launceston
      Rusty Crusty Derby Tasmania
      2:20 | 227 | May 5, 2020 , Launceston
      Tasmania Derby Trail Head Rusty Crusty/ Axehead
      1:51 | 129 | Mar 31, 2020 , Launceston
      Rusty Crusty End
      2:48 | 218 | Nov 9, 2018 , Launceston
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