5,272 ft
Distance
424 ft
Climb
-389 ft
Descent
00:10:18
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Whiptail Trail
  • Greg McLindon
    since 2013
    Maintainer
  • Aneta George
    since 2013
    Maintainer
  • Bevan Hooper
    since 2016
    Maintainer
  • past supporters

  • Chris Rockemer
    2016
    Maintainer
  • McLean Solutions
    2013
    Builder
  • Trevor Smith
    2009
    Builder

Whiptail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • 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
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #178
  • Year Opened
    2009

Swerving, flowy singletrack, first part old-school hand built. Other part wider, machine built.

Access Info

Traverse back from Quattro Gusti junction, passing thru Keelback, and connecting with The Hump trail hub

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Whiptail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    35 ft
  • Altitude min
    310 ft
  • Altitude max
    472 ft
  • Altitude start
    383 ft
  • Altitude end
    418 ft
  • Grade
    0.669%
  • Grade max
    -31.137%
  • Grade min
    37.061%
  • Distance climb
    2,240 ft
  • Distance down
    2,998 ft
  • Distance flat
    35 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:27
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Status:
on May 22, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Whiptail Trail Reports

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May 22, 2017 @ 12:52am
May 22, 2017
reporter
May 20, 2017 @ 11:52pm
May 20, 2017
reporter open with caution, walk around wet spots! Stay off lower trails! REPORTER
May 18, 2017 @ 12:52am
May 18, 2017
reporter
May 13, 2017 @ 4:03pm
May 13, 2017
Cut the mid section that had not been done before. Now all cut.
Mar 28, 2017 @ 2:12pm
Mar 28, 2017
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Routes with this trail

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Targa 2016 - Douglas Stage race
7.6 miles
2015 Targa Townsville race
53.5 miles

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