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Proposed Trail Build Dates (from JULY - DECEMBER 2017)

Proposed Trail Build Dates (from JULY - DECEMBER 2017) July Sat 8th - Nate August Sun 6th - Derek September Sat 2nd - Nate October Sun 1st - Derek November Sat 4th -Nate December - no set dates... random build dates may be set (we normally don't have a build in December). These dates may change due to both Nate and Derek having a busy schedule. IF they are going to change, it will be posted on this thread:,2023.0.html ...Otherwise, lock in these dates.

Trail Build day - 8th July

Trail Build/Maintenance Day DATE & TIME: 8:00am, Saturday 8th July 2017 MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park) WORKS: We will be working on Humping Hound, Dog Pound Descent, Middle and Upper Buckle clearing drains. A couple of features have fallen a part and so we will repair those on Middle also. BRING: Water, food, shovel (if you prefer your own shovel), good shoes (preferably steel capped) and appropriate clothing for weather. Please let us know if you're attending by replying on this forum thread (so we can organise tools and food etc). If you have any questions, please ask away. BBQ and cold drinks provided for free to volunteers at the end of the build. BYO food if you ha

July MEGA Skills Weekend

JULY LDTR MEGA SKILLS WEEKEND. Saturday 22nd and July 23rd will be our next LDTR Skills sessions. Rego open now - MORE INSTRUCTORS/TIME WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON. Check out the rego page for all the info. Skills sessions: Beginner (new to MTB riding). Back 2 Basics (Up to intermediate rider). Skills times: 22nd, 8am Back to Basics Women Only with Helen, 8am Back to Basics with Tim. 23rd, 8am Beginner with Daz Cost $50. LDTR Club members $35. (see Skills link to obtain discount code - If you are not a current MTBA social or race member, you'll need to purchase a Day Pass for this Skills session. This can be d

Linking Strava to Trailforks

Do you use Strava? We'd love it for those who ride Lysterfield Park and who use Strava to link their account to a Trailforks account and set up ride logs. This helps accumulate data for us as a club, which will help us advocate for more trails and improve the park. Follow the instructions on this page: Please do a bulk import of your rides if possible. This is one way you can help support the club, without giving up any of your money or time. Help us make the trails (and potential future trails) at Lysterfield Park better!

Snipe Trail Video - New Lower Section

Want to see what the new changes to the lower section of Snipe Trail look like or how they ride? Check out this video one of head trail builders made today!

Women's Intermediate Social Ride

Calling all #girlswhorock to join us for a relaxed social ride around the awesome trails of Lysterfield. Our lap of the lake will be 100% rolling singletrack, enjoying forest views and dodging the kangaroos. Ride at your own pace and we’ll regroup regularly. We’d love you to join us, whether you want to set yourself a challenge and go hard, or would rather chat along the way with some new riding mates. Exact route will be chosen to suit the riders present, but this is ideally suited to someone who is comfortable riding about 20km of singletrack at Lysterfield. When: Sunday 9th July, 10.15am for a 10.30am roll out. Please note different start time. Approx 2 hours riding. Where: L

Snipe Trail Closed - Sunday 18th from approx 8am-2pm

Please be aware that Snipe Trail (Track 12) will be closed this Sunday from approx 8am-2pm due to our trail build. This is for your safety and our volunteers'. Volunteers may also be out on Upper Blair Witch and Lower Buckle during these times, so please be alert if you are riding. Cheers, LDTR.

Trail Build Day

Trail Build/Maintenance Day DATE & TIME: 8:00am, Sunday 18th June 2017 MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park) WORKS: We will be working on Snipe, Lower Buckle and Upper Blair Witch. Most of the time will be spent on Snipe rebuilding the berms, log drop and trimming the overgrown shrubs. If we have time, we will also do some work on Upper Blair Witch to improve the drainage and features. We may split off to repair a feature on Lower Buckle if there are enough people/we have prepared for it. Draiange will be done along all these tracks to help winter proof the park also. BRING: Water, food, shovel (if you prefer your own shovel), good shoes (preferably steel capped) and appropriate

Beginner Women's Social Ride

LDTR Beginner Women's Social Ride at Lysterfield - Saturday 24th June Join us for a cool, relaxed social ride around Lysterfield’s beginner and intermediate trails. Whether you’re new to the sport, want to get back into it or just want to have a “cruizy” time this ride is for you. You’ll meet other like minded women, your kids will think you’re cool, your co-workers will marvel at your weekend plans and best of all you’ll have fun. Guys- Looking to get your partner into mountain biking? This is the ride for them. This non competitive ride is the perfect intro to this awesome sport. Its “no drop”- that’s code for “we’ll wait for you.” So come play with us! When: Saturday 24th Jun


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