Local Trails


Bernie and Eric make amazing pizzas.  They also live close to some fun mountain bike tracks.  When Eric suggested we ride locally, then come back to his house for home-made pizza, beer and a swim, how could we refuse?

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Scenic Rim XC Adventure

Great Dividing Range

We’ve seen some stunning sights in the Scenic Rim over the last couple of years, and wanted to bring more of our friends here. There is too much to see in one day, so we spent a whole weekend exploring this wonderful place.

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Follow The Sun

Lake Samsonvale Sunset

When my friend Jason asked me if I knew of any places which offered good views of the setting sun, I knew exactly where to go.

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Fun in the Mountains

Susie Hike a Bike

I was stunned when sixty-eight riders turned up to take part in this year’s adventure through the Glasshouse Mountains.

Stunned, and worried, because I was unable to ride due to injury. I couldn’t even drive. So today I was a passenger, and relied heavily on my wonderful friends to help make this day …

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Glasshouse Groundwork

Jason at Trig Hill

The annual Glasshouse Mountains Social Ride is quickly approaching, so a few of us decided to spend the day riding around the area to make sure we had the best route. Each time we’ve done this ride over the last few years we’ve always tried to improve the course. This sort …

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Over The Bars

Neil at Helipad

Today’s ride took us through some of the most scenic country in South East Queensland. Although it was cut short by an unpleasant injury, we were able to find some enjoyable tracks that might form part of a fun social ride in the near future.

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Social Ride Invitation – Glasshouse Mountains XC Adventure

Darb and Powerlines

Would you like to join us for a fun social ride through the Glasshouse Mountains?

When: 7.30am, Saturday, 29 August 2015.  (We will aim to get back by about 2pm)

Meeting point: Matthew Flinders Rest Area, Steve Irwin Way, Beerburrum.  Google Map Ref:

Approx distance: 70km with about 900m …

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Three Gaps

Mount Castle

There are three rugged mountain passes south of Laidley that are quite close to each other. Today we tried to conquer all of them, and get back in time for lunch.

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