Golf Course Loop
Thredbo is one of the premier mountain biking destination in Australia. The summer mecca of mountain enthusiasts is a village located on Snowy Mountain in new South Wales. Thredbo has had its influence in the country’s mountain bike folklore for over two decades. It is an essential part of countless biking lovers’ lives. There are more than 30 miles of amazing riding to enjoy, including downhill, flow, all-mountain, cross-country and various skill parks for all levels.
Gold Course Loop is one of the nice cross-country trails in the network and is the most “playful” among them.
The charming trail is on the lower west side of the system, circling the golf course and area around it. It flows through snow gum trees and if you are lucky, you can spot some wildlife.
Some technical stretches make the 1.4-mile Loop an intermediate ride.
A mostly downhill singletrack. There are some small steps, technical climbs, and rock gardens.
This picturesque trail starts at the top of Crackenback Ridge, access is via Crackenback Drive close to the Thredbo Community Centre. Once through the top gate, you will make a left turn onto the single track heading in the counter-clockwise direction around Thredbo’s Golf Course.
Food and drink
You can find numerous options in the village before or after the ride.
You will enjoy the shade under green branches while traversing parallel Thredbo River. You then can continue beside the fairway back to the village.
Image Credit: Thredbo.com.au
2.21 km / 1.373 mi
90 m / 297 ft
90 m / 297 ft
1,434 m / 4,705 ft