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Bike and Boat

“Let’s paddle from my house to the end of the North Pine River!”

Simon nodded positively at my suggestion.

“But let’s take the bikes!”

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Byron Bay

It’s easy to overheat when we ride our bikes on long hot summer days. That’s why I was quick to say “yes” when Jason invited us to join him for a ride on the beach at beautiful Byron Bay.

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Spicers Peak

Today’s challenging adventure took us through some rugged scenic country on the edge of the Great Dividing Range.

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Wallaby Creek

“Where does that road go?”

I often ask that question while driving past interesting looking dirt tracks in the car.  Today we indulged our curiosity, and followed a creek up a mountain range.

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Curramore

Curramore is a farming community on the northern edge of the Blackall Range near Maleny, overlooking the scenic valleys formed by the Mary River and Obi Obi Creek.  As with any ride which starts on a mountain we expected three things: good views, fun descents, then tough climbs back up the range afterwards.

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Point Cartwright

“Let’s keep it simple,” I suggested after last week’s epic group ride.

Today’s route was straightforward – up the beach to the Mooloola River, then back down again to Caloundra.

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Glasshouse 2016

For the last few years a large group of mountain biking friends have gathered for an annual “party on wheels” riding through the Glasshouse Mountains. This year sixty-eight happy riders took up the challenge.

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Getting Ready For Glasshouse

Every year we enjoy a social ride with a large group of cyclists exploring the Glasshouse Mountains. A lot of groundwork goes into checking the trails to make sure they’ll be rideable. Today’s adventure helped us work out which tracks would be worth including, and which ones would be best avoided.

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