Lane Poole Reserve hosts the stunning Murray Valley Mountain Bike Trails which cater for beginner, intermediate and advanced riders. The downhill trails can be accessed by the easy and moderate climbing trails or via the shuttle road off Murray Valley Road. At the top of the trail head you can overlook the stunning Murray Valley – magic any time of the day. These trails offer a great ride, stunning scenery and a diverse range of native flora and fauna.
Easy Trails (Green)
Typically flowing open trails on firm terrain with gentle gradients. Surface may be uneven, loose or muddy at times. Riders may encounter small rollable obstacles and technical trail features. Recommended for beginner mountain bikers.
YEAR 1 - Length: 2.3km
This is a descending trail suitable for beginners ; it’s a good place to start your mountain bike adventure. The trail is a steeper and faster flow with wide open rollers and big berms.
YARRI UP - Length: 2.3km
Yarri Up is cross country climbing trail connecting to the downhill trails, providing an easy alternative to shuttling.
SNOTTY GOBBLE - Length: 900m
Snotty Gobble is a cross country trail that can be combined with the Munda Biddi for a fun and easy loop that everyone can enjoy.
ROCK ON - Length: 2.1km
Rock On is cross country trail with a rocky climb that rewards riders with rolling, flowy descent.
QUOLLITY STREET - Length: 1.4km
Quollity Street is an easy cross country trial providing an enjoyable loop option off the Munda Biddi and views up the river valley, linking to the Chuditch Campground.
Moderate Trails (Blue)
Typically narrow trail with loose, soft, rocky or slippery sections and hills with short steep sections. Riders will encounter obstacles and technical trail features. Recommended for intermediate riders with some technical mountain biking experience.
BOOM BOOM - Length: 1.4km
A descending flow trail for experienced riders which has large table tops, step downs and step ups, rollers and berms.
TOMBSTONE - Length: 1.3km
A hand built all mountain trail that winds its way own the ridge to the downhill trails.
BLUE MARRON - Length: 3km
Blue Marron is a long cross country trail. A short climb rewards you with a fast, technical descent through ancient granite boulders with sweeping views over the valley. This blue trail has optional black features with alternate lines.
FAULT LINE - Length: 2.4km
A blue climbing trail which primarily provides access to the all mountain descents.
INZAMIA -Length: 2.3km
An all mountain descent, Inzamia is a long, leg burning pump trail. This trail will have you grinning from start to finish.
CAPTAIN HOOK - Length: 1.1km
Captain Hook is a cross country climb with tight and steep climbing switchbacks which are sure to get your heart pumping!
QUOKKAMOLY - Length: 1.3km
Quokkamoly is a descending cross country trail. It has technical rocky features and fast berms which lead onto a short dual slalom track to race your mates. Test your XCO skills by linking with Captain Hook to create an XCO race loop.
Difficult Trails (Black)
Trails with variable surfaces and/or steep gradients. Riders will encounter large obstacles and technical trail features. Recommended for experienced riders with good technical skill levels.
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Getting Here: Enter Lane Poole Reserve through the main entry station or Nanga, follow signage to Bobs Crossing and then onto the Murray Valley MTB trail network.
Safety First: Consider your skill level and experience before choosing a trail. Also please note that these directions will change once the new bridge is built at Dwaarlindjirraap.
Facilities: Car parking and trail head and trail end, unisex toilets at the bottom of the trails. Phone reception is very limited at the bottom of the trail head, reception at the top of the trail head is good, but not excellent.