Under The Radar Details
This narrow, two-way trail is designed for cross country mountain biking. Walkers must be alert and considerate for mountain bike riders approaching from either direction.
At its eastern end, UTR begins 700 m along the Shelly Cove trail and crosses the northern and western slopes of Many Peak Range. It provides excellent views of the islands to the north and the Coral Sea beyond. There is a link 6.6 km along UTR that leads to Smedley's trail. At its western end, UTR begins 500 m along the Shelly Beach trail in Townsville Town Common Regional Park. UTR has rough surfaces and some steep sections. Trail users can return the way they came or may use the other trails and internal park roads to return to their starting point
Head to Cape Pallarenda. Ride up the Shelley Cove trail, past the World War II forts. Single track starts on opposite side to the water.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Under The Radar mountain bike trail
Altitude change-25 ft
Altitude min28 ft
Altitude max225 ft
Altitude start58 ft
Altitude end33 ft
Distance climb3.3 miles
Distance down3.2 miles
Distance flat3,261 ft
Avg reverse time00:49:54
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Under The Radar Trail Reports
May 21, 2017 @ 2:41amMay 21, 2017
|Mostly dry except for obvious places where water sits.|
Apr 26, 2017 @ 2:34pmApr 26, 2017
Apr 13, 2017 @ 5:03pmApr 13, 2017
|National Parks have commissioned trail restoration works on sections of UTR. Trail closure in place for duration of works expected until Friday...|
Apr 5, 2017 @ 5:41pmApr 5, 2017
|Second Round of brush cutting has commenced, trail is still open and clear for riding. Rangers|
Mar 12, 2017 @ 6:52pmMar 12, 2017
|Trail in a good riding condition.|
Routes with this trail
|Targa 2016 - Pallarenda Stage race||13.9 miles|
|2015 Targa Townsville race||53.5 miles|
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