Cycling in Central Goldfields
Central Goldfields by bike
Beginners and serious riders alike can travel at their own pace on the many cycling tracks available through the parks, forests and reserves offering spectacular scenery and riding conditions. Cycle Central Goldfields Trails and the Dunolly Cycle Tracks offer a series of signed forest roads and tracks varying in length between 11 to 80 kilometres.
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You won't be short for historic, gourmet and picturesque distractions just begging you to get off your bike and linger awhile in the Goldfields region.
Luckily, riding around the region is a breeze thanks to an abundance of cycling and mountain bike trails. You can ride through lush forests and vast bushland, cruise around peaceful lakes, take in stunning vistas in national parks, and explore the region's rich heritage in delightful villages and gold rush towns.
Take the fat tyres and hit the exciting bush tracks that make up the Goldfields Track, with their challenging climbs, descents and creek crossings, brilliant single and double track blasts, and the chance to tackle gold rush engineering remains. There are also shorter sections for more casual rides and opportunities to pause in the villages to replenish.
Alternatively, take your time and enjoy the many opportunities to visit galleries, boutique shops, wineries and farm gates around the villages.
Whatever your style of riding, there's something for everyone in the Goldfields!