2,567 ft
Distance
87 ft
Climb
-143 ft
Descent
00:04:47
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Upper Blue Ring Trail
  • Steve Clarke
    since 2013
    Maintainer
  • Kim Clarke
    since 2013
    Maintainer
  • Graham Ward
    since 2016
    Maintainer

Upper Blue Ring Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-Dec
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2007
  • Land Manager

Old school single track, with tight climbing turns, rock armoured sections and solid wooden bridges.

Access Info

Connects JCU Summit trail junction to Quattro Gusti trail junction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Blue Ring bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -57 ft
  • Altitude min
    380 ft
  • Altitude max
    471 ft
  • Altitude start
    437 ft
  • Altitude end
    380 ft
  • Grade
    -2.224%
  • Grade max
    -20.674%
  • Grade min
    20.088%
  • Distance climb
    769 ft
  • Distance down
    1,524 ft
  • Distance flat
    253 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:28
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Status:
on Nov 3, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 3.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to upper-blue-ring trailhead (-19.329330, 146.749050)
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Upper Blue Ring Trail Reports

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Nov 3, 2018 @ 1:49pm
Nov 3, 2018
reporter Darren eckfords favourite trail
Sep 18, 2018 @ 12:04am
Sep 18, 2018
reporter
Sep 6, 2018 @ 12:18am
Sep 6, 2018
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Apr 25, 2018 @ 11:46pm
Apr 25, 2018
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Mar 30, 2018 @ 5:19am
Mar 30, 2018
reporter Open with caution, please use common sense and walk wet or muddy parts. Please update trail forks.
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Routes with this trail

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2018 XCM National Champs Course
10 miles
2015 Targa Townsville race
53 miles
Targa 2016 - Douglas Stage race
8 miles

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