Thursday the 21th November
Gravel ride destination - Grigors Road to Glasshouse Mountains
Ride Leader: Peter Palis.
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