9 day Tasmanian MTB adventure

9 day Tasmanian MTB adventure
  • Duration : 9 Days (approx.)
  • Product code : Multiex
From AUD $1,215.00

In all cases the following is included.





Transport in Comfortable Bus with bike trailer.  Mechanical support, bike wash facilities,
Guide and Driver and  Lunches.     You
are welcome to bring your own bikes.  We
use a conventional trailer for airport pickup and then a purpose built bike
trailer once the bikes are assembled.



The guides will ride with you to point out all the best
trails and alternatives, setting you up for a hassle free experience with a
local perspective.  For larger groups we
will have 2 guides/drivers in attendance so can shuttle trails where required.





We can book your accomodation for you and this part of the
cost is settled direct with the hotel on departure. 

Day 0 January 16


Fly in to Launceston (Can be day 1 morning or previous
evening)

MTB Tas to collect from Airport and help with bike assembly
if required


Accommodation:  Launceston Backpackers  $25-$50 per person depending on numbers in room.

 

Day 1 January 17

 

Ride Trevallyn and Kate Reed reserves with a break for lunch
in between



See these links for info on these areas



http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/trevallyn-reserve-tour



http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/kate-reed-reserve-tour



Accommodation: 
Launceston Backpackers  $25-$50
per person depending on numbers in room.


Day 2 January 18


Hollybank Mountain Bike Park


As per this link

http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/hollybank-mountain-bike-park


Can include as many runs on Juggernaut downhill trail as
desired after initailly riding the intro trails as a warm up. 

Accommodation:  Launceston
Backpackers  $25-$50 per person depending
on numbers in room.


Day 3 January 19


Ben Lomond Descent

As per this link


http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/ben-lomond-descent


Travel via back roads to Branxholm.


Accommodation  Branxholm
Hotel  $50  per peron  incl breakfast.

Meals available on site.


Day 4 January 20

Blue Derby MTB trails

Travel to Derby.  Ride
the full range of XC and all mountain trails. 
By January 2017 there will be around 85 k of trail  open. 
This will include some shuttleable trails but is an ideal XC venue.


See this link to videos from Flow Magazine


http://flowmountainbike.com/features/must-ride-derby-tasmania/

http://flowmountainbike.com/features/blue-derby-stage-3/


Accommodation  Branxholm
Hotel  $50 per person incl breakfast.

Meals available on site.

 

Day 5 January 21

Blue Tier Descent

As per this link

http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/blue-tier-descent 

We will shuttle this recently opened single trail in the
morning before a run down the Atlas Trail at Derby, the guide can ride with you
and take you on some extra unmarked trails.

Accommodation  Branxholm
Hotel  $50 per person incl breakfast.


Meals available on site.

Day 6  January 22


Travel to Freycinet for 2 options

Rock climbing and Abseiling at White Water Wall

See this link

http://rockclimbingtasmania.com.au/tours/freycinet-peninsular-sea-cliffs-climbabseil

Option 2

MTB ride to Friendly Beaches. 
25k loop on fire trail with a nice beach at the half way point.

Accommodation at Swansea Backpackers  $40 per person


Day 7 January 23

Maria Island

Catch Ferry to the island and explore in your own time, can
include a walk up Bishop and Clerk, a great mountain to get views of much of
the east coast.  Bikes can be taken on
the Ferry if you wish to ride around.

Accommodation Maria Island Penitentiary  $15-$20 per person depending on numbers in rooms.
Plus cost of  Ferry. 

Day 8 January 24

Catch Ferry then travel to Hobart.  Stop off at the Clarence MTB park and ride
the Meehan Range.

25k loop with considerable climbing.

Accommodation at Pickled Frog Backpackers

$25-$30 per person depending on numbers in room.

Day 9 January 25

Mt Wellington North South Track

See this link

http://mountainbiketasmania.com.au/tour/north-south-track-mt-wellington-road-descent

We can ride the track once to get to know it then shuttle it
again

Transfer to airport, or can be first thing on January 26


Extras not included, Evening Meals, Breakfast at Backpackers.
Maria Island Ferry Fee.