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Nerang State Forest

Average Rating:    (5 of 5)

No. of Reviews: 7

Single track all the way down. Some sandy stuff, rocky stuff, fast corners, technical stuff, creek crossings. you name it, it's there.
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Latitude
-27.978124722960793
Longitude
153.3225452899933
Trail Directions
Two options here- At the main entrance to the forest[behind the velodrome] there are 3 fire roads... #1. Take the one on the left and climb the '3 hills'. Climb steadily up the 3 long hills and at the crest of the third hill there is an entrance on the right hand side of the track. Make sure you go right to the top as the trail runs closely next to the fire road your climbing up. #2 Take the fire road to the right and go down through a creek, up past some houses on the edge of the forest. Go though a gate and keep going. After a very steep section the road forks and go to your left. This takes you down to the track that is mentioned above.
Trail Length
2Km up and 3Km down
Trail Level
Advanced
Trail Type
Singletrack
City/County
Gold Coast, Queensland
   


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Review Date
September 13, 2003

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Aerobic Difficulty
 4 of 5

Technical Difficulty
 4 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a week

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Reviewed by: hooligan_chopper ,  Cross Country Rider , from GOLD COAST

Summary:
the track to the left after the tree hills is probably one of the best in the park, some good jumps and some tech stuff can get a some nice speedif ya want. good..... real good

Recommended Route:
up the three hills, but really anywhere in the park is good

Other recommended trails in the same area:
as above......watch out for trucks in the park, work is being done on power towers....



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Review Date
September 8, 2003

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Aerobic Difficulty
 4 of 5

Technical Difficulty
 5 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a week

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Reviewed by: hooligan_chopper ,  Cross Country Rider , from GOLD COAST

Summary:
Awsome downhill runs,after the third hill,track leads off to the left can be fast down if you want,could not find the track on the right at the crest of the third hill. had some good stacks but thats life, both hooligan and chopper love it.........

Recommended Route:
anywhere in the park, just watch out for traffic on the fire roads....

Other recommended trails in the same area:
there is none better



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Review Date
February 3, 2003

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a week

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Reviewed by: Fat Man , from Gold Coast

Summary:
Fantastic area with plenty of everything, but as Cam mentioned it is a state forrest and we will loose access if you dont stick to the rules! Long term locals will remember what it used to be like compared to what it is now....... ENJOY IT.

Recommended Route:
As disscused from the velodrome



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Review Date
August 21, 2002

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a week

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Reviewed by: shane , from gold coast

Summary:
best course-up 3 hills, top of 3rd take sik downhill jump trail to the left, turn right up rollercoaster.Turn left, hed up 2 wimps, down wimps single track off the side...sik ride if u like jumps.WATCH OUT 4 BEES

Recommended Route:
Start at the velodrome, best place to get water and find trails

Other recommended trails in the same area:
mainly nerang state forest-hells gate to gaven down ridiculously steep hill...get to all from nerang



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Review Date
November 18, 2001

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Ridden Once

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Reviewed by: Aaron , from Toowoomba QLD

Summary:
This place is pretty good it pretty step but worth the climbs. You could spend the whole day there just finding trails the stuff we mainly came across was single track. The trails are becoming more limited so take care and follow the rules. From what I understand Narang Bikes in Price St is worth talking to they're just around the corner. The park is massive and worth the trip there.

Recommended Route:
Enter the park behind the velodrome and then follow the maps. If maps aren't your thing you can follow the fire road on your left up 3 steep climbs and look for the singletrack on the left at the top or otherwise take the left fire track and follow it all the way up past a residential area on your right then you'll come to a fence with a park map follow this road up then about 2km the road forks to the right is another big climb and then some very cool downhill single track or to the right is more trails that will take you back to the main gates. Basically follow the fire roads and keep your eyes peeled.

Other recommended trails in the same area:
There are so many trails in the park but if you want to find out more datails just ask at the office in the velodrome or at Nerang Bikes in Price Street.



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