Whether you enjoy cruising with the family, challenging hill climbs or blazing descents - there's a track at Falls Creek to suit all levels of skill and fitness. Rides range from the easy shared trails along the village aqueducts to more challenging trails that take in Pretty Valley, Howmans Gap and more.
The rides below are a sample of the best cross country and single-track rides in and around Falls Creek.
Historic Huts Trail - Easy 11.5km return
Take a picnic or sightseeing tour of some of the oldest High Country huts in the region. This ride incorporates Wallaces Hut, Cope Hut and Rover Chalet via a relatively flat and grassy trail.
Mt McKay Loop - Intermediate 13.6km return
A great ride for fit bikers, taking you to the highest drivable point in Australia (1849m) and the columnar basalt rock structures at Ruined Castle.
Marum Point Paralyser - Intermediate 10.5km return
A free-flowing trail through regenerating fire-damaged snowgums and the Watchbed Creek area of the Bogong High Plains.
Tawonga Huts Run - Difficult 25km return
Make a day of this ride with a technical yet rewarding haul through Pretty Valley and Ruined Castle to the scenic Tawonga Huts.
Aqueduct Trail 15-20 min - Flat - Easy
The iconic Aqueduct Trail has had a facelift, completely resheeted from Rocky Valley Lake to the Wishing Well. A flat and gentle ride, this cross country trail is perfect for any ability. This is a shared trail.
Wombats XC Loop 15-45 min - Uphill & Downhill - Intermediate
An expansive one-way singletrack in and around the Wombats Ramble area. Technically a cross country trail, it can be ridden as one entire loop, uphill and then downhill, as two separate shorter rides or just the downhill section only. Some technical turns.
Gully Flow 15-30 min - Downhill - Intermediate
An exhilarating flow trail from the Wishing Well to the Gully with fantastic berms. Vehicle shuttle service available on select weekends.
International All-Mountain 15-30 min - Downhill - Intermediate
This is a heartstopping ride down International, with some outstanding rock features. Cutting off the line before the Gully, it winds its way into the Village Bowl. Vehicle shuttle service available on select weekends.
The Summit Chairlift operates on specific dates to access trails as well as a weekend shuttle service by Blue Dirt Mountain Biking.
Facilities: Water, toilet, phone reception, food, chair lifts
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