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Thursday the 21th November

Gravel ride destination - Grigors Road to Glasshouse Mountains

Ride Leader: Peter Palis.
Departs: 7:30am
Departs from: Rotunda at the Gold Mining Museum, Monkland.

A ride for Adventure styled bikes. We will not be traveling at breakneck speeds, its about enjoying the environments and the great outdoors.

Grigors Road to Glasshouse Mountains

Ride out on the Mary Valley Hwy and just before the Kandanga cemetery turn left Hasthorpe Rd, right Knobb Glenn Rd and then left back onto the MV Hwy.

Continue MV Hwy until almost directly opposite southern Imbil turnoff and  turn left Whelan Rd, left Bryant Rd, right Lowe Rd, left Moy Pocket Rd, right Moy Pocket Gap Rd, Wilcox Rd, left to Kenilworth (50kms).

Heading out towards Conondale, turn right into Grigors Rd (17kms), we will meet the Belthorpe Rd at the top of the Conondale Range (27kms).

The next 39km ride will take us down range to Woodford; turn left on Belthorpe Rd, Belthorpe West Rd, turn to Brandons Rd, Mountford Rd, Stony Creek Rd and then left onto the D’Aguilar Hwy into Woodford.

14km ride from Woodford out on George St, left  Golf Course Rd, right Beerburrum/Woodford Rd, Glasshouse/Woodford Rd to the Glasshouse Mountains Lookout for a view of the Glasshouse mountains.

Then 29kms from the lookout; Glasshouse/Woodford Rd, left Old Gympie Rd, left  Peachester Rd, right into River Rd(12km), left Vanohr Rd, left Scotts Rd.

We meet the Stanley River Rd at the top of the range, turn right and then left into Burnett Lane (Reesville). Left onto the Maleny/Kenilworth Rd turn right a Curramore Rd, right again into Kidaman Creek Rd down to Obi Obi Rd. (39kms)

Right into Coolabine Creek Rd, left Telphone Rd, left at Delcia track, right at Eumundi/Keniworth Rd, left Boyle Rd, Newspaper Hill Rd, Poulsen Rd to Carters Ridge Shop. (23kms)

Skyring Creek Rd, left Old Bruce Hwy, Gympie. (30kms)

Approx 250kms for the day, another good mixture of gravel and tar ride.

Bring water/coffee and a snack, smoko and lunch can be bought along the run.

Cheers Peter Palis 0435 255 472

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  Notes on our rides;

  • Our Wednesday rides depart from Nelson Reserve which is on River Road, Gympie.
  • We meet in the car-park that is located between the Highway and the back of the old swimming pool.
  • Our Tuesday rides depart from the Rotunda which is located just down from the Gympie Gold Mining Museum at 215 Brisbane Rd., Monkland QLD.
  • Please check the ride calendar for the departure times for the ride you are interested in.
  • If you are intending to ride; please contact the ride leader the day before the ride. He will be able to give you any further information on the ride and that way he will also gauge the size of the group and make the appropriate arrangements.
  • Please fill your tank before the ride.

 

  

 

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