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Visiting and looking for some good trails

Livelife's picture

By Livelife - Posted on 09 January 2017

NB: Originally posted elsewhere on the Global Riders Network and appears via syndication.

Hi all , arriving in Sydney on 7th February and travelling to orange , up to singleton and Newcastle area
Looking for some long day rides or over nighters in these areas , experienced riders so hills and rough trails okay
Have got two weeks in the area , any suggestions would be great , cheers

DudeistPriest's picture

Drive about three hours South to Canberra, plenty of overnight options down here or you could try the Great Northern Road about an hour or so North of Sydney:

jubaeg's picture

If you lookup HURT (HuRT - Hunter Race Trail) in Facebook, you'll see there is a pretty considerable trail (not for the faint hearted) that runs from Newcastle to Lithgow/Blue Mountains.

Here is a Nobmob thread about it from 2012:

Its on my long term wishlist in about 2 lifetimes away.

obmal's picture

try the dirty 200/400/600 routes. nice 200k loop from Morrisett to Cessnock and back, can be done in a day or two with an overnight in Cessnock, bump'n'grind or bikepacking aus FB pages should have the gpx files.

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