11 miles
886 ft
-1,136 ft
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Twin Bridges Track Trail
  • past supporters

  • DIRT Club, Port Douglas
    2014 - 2017

Twin Bridges Track Details

  • Riding area
    Port Douglas
    Port Douglas
  • AKA
    East Black Mountain Road
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Drier months, avoid in wet season
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
  • Global Ranking

Twin Bridges is part old Aboriginal walking trail/part old logging road. It's a truly great jungle ride with some fast water bar downs. The track takes weeks of clearing by the DIRT Club after every wet season to make it rideable again (usually ready by July). Some old log bridges remain, plenty of rainforest creeks and ever present wait a while vine to watch out for. Common to spot cassowaries, pigs, dingoes, kingfishers and black snakes. Twin Bridges Tussle race is held here in August most years and in September 2017 the track formed part of the Crocodile Trophy stage race. The track can be done as a 32km circuit using Black Mountain Road.

Access Info

off Black Mountain Road Julatten

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More Stats for Twin Bridges Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -250 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,120 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,612 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,585 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,335 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
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on Jun 25, 2018
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to twin-bridges-track trailhead (-16.677530, 145.515700)
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Twin Bridges Track Trail Reports

Jun 25, 2018 @ 3:41pm
Jun 25, 2018
Trail in good condition. The few minor spots that need caution are marked.
Dec 29, 2017 @ 2:20pm
Dec 29, 2017
DIRT members have recently done a tidy and made a way around a couple of fallen trees. Watch, as always, for wait a while as even though it was...
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May 20, 2018 @ 4:10am
May 20, 2018
Twin Bridges Track, My City
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May 20, 2018 @ 4:09am
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Twin Bridges Track, My City
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May 20, 2018 @ 4:06am
May 20, 2018
Twin Bridges Track, My City
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May 20, 2018 @ 4:05am
May 20, 2018
Twin Bridges Track, My City

Routes with this trail

Twin Bridges Loop
20 miles

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