A massive thank you to the 15 hard core volunteers who helped moved an incredible amount of material. Over 14 kilometers was walked with wheel barrows today along Lower Buckle to rebuild some of the features. We totaled 142.5 hours between 15 volunteers over the weekend. We rebuilt roughly 8 features using a granite rock structure, followed with some finer aggregate as the topping. We also completed drainage along the whole track. We had 3 new volunteers attend today which wa
Education post time! 🤘 We heard out on the trails today and have been asked why we removed the features on Lower Buckle that were made out of wood. So here is the answer so everyone in the community can hear and view it: Wood used in mountain bike trail features is great for the short term, but not in the long term. Wood breaks down and begins to rot and overtime makes the features either unstable or begin to collapse. It might not look like it from the surface you ride on,
LDTR June Social Ride - La Larr Ba Gauwa MTB Park (Harcourt) The LDTR June 2018 Social Ride - La Larr Ba Gauwa MTB Park (Harcourt)
LIMITED TO 20 RIDERS.
When: Sunday 17th June
Time: 8.30am ride out.
Where: La Larr Ba Gauwa Park, http://lalarrbagauwa.harcourt.vic.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2018/04/Trail-Map_La-Larr-Ba-Gauwa.pdf
Cost: FREE, but you must register https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=5480
REGO IS COMPULSORY - LIMITED TO 20 RIDERS
The ride: 30 kms
Trail Build/Maintenance Day
DATE & TIME: Sunday 3rd June 8:30am
REGISTRATION: Online registration will be posted soon, however you're more than welcome to turn up on the day and sign in there.
MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park) 13 Resovoir Rd Narre Warren North
We will be working on Lower Blair Witch trail, realigning the trail in three different sections and blocking off the old trail. Ideally, the materials we need will be there from prior prepar
Please note that this Saturday we will be using machinery on Lower Buckle to prepare for the trail build on the Sunday. Some Features between Mahogany fire trail/Lyster track/Boys farm track will be removed. These will be rebuilt on the Sunday trail build day. Sections of Lower Buckle will be closed on Sunday for the build starting from 8:30am. For your safety and our volunteers, Please obey all signage along the trail. This will be updated on our trail conditions page on our
Wow. A 100% volunteer operated race with well over 320 competitors. Over 23 LDTR volunteers + many more volunteers from the scouts. 7 crazily generous sponsors. 6 hours of racing on some very slippery trails and ONE MASSIVE THANK YOU to everyone who helped make the Golden Goat Challenge a successful day. Even with the cold winds and the heavy rains towards the end of the day we still had a huge turn out stay right until the end.
This race always takes months for the club co
Sunday May 27th 9:15am - YOU MUST register here: https://online.mtba.asn.au/ERegister.aspx?E=5427 LDTR Women's Lysterfield Social Ride - Sunday May 27th 9:15am Join us for a relaxed social ride on Lysterfield's beautiful mountain bike trails, amongst forest covered hills and countless kangaroos. We ride in 2 groups, so regardless of your ability and fitness, this is the ride for you. You'll meet like-minded women (18+), your kids will think you're cool, your co-workers will m
Trail Closures for the Golden Goat Challenge
With the approval of Parks Victoria, these trails will be close for competition from 6.30am till 4pm on Sunday 20th May. Nearly 400 riders will be competing on these trails, so in the interest of everyone's safety, please stay off the closed trails.
State Mountain Bike trail aka Comm games (10)
Middle trail (4)
All other trails are open all day.
Trail Build/Maintenance Day DATE & TIME: 8:30am, Sunday 27th May 2018 REGISTRATION: Online registration will be posted soon, however you're more than welcome to turn up on the day and sign in there. MEETING: Parks Vic Depot (Just above Skills Park) WORKS:
We will be working on Lower Buckle trail trying to tick of 13 major features/sections. A lot of this is replacing wooden features with rock, but will also require some drainage. A large amount of the preparation will be co
Woah what a HUGE early bird prize pack this year! 1 x Thule Easy Fold XT Three Bike Platform Rack! Thanks to GoActive Outdoors PLUS 1 x Bryton Ryder 530E GPS Cycle computer! Thanks to Bikecorp PLUS 1 x Krush Bike Wash Bucket! Thanks to KRUSH That's an $1800 prize JUST for entering online! Entering online and not on the day makes our volunteers' jobs so much easier on the day! Enter HERE at www.LDTRVES.com *Online entries close this Friday the 18th at 12am! $10 surcharge for o