Out n the Boondocks (2019)

A series of Gravel Grinder rides heading north from Elizabeth, as far as Eudunda. Care-free riding on mostly very quiet farm roads. The rides in this series could be done with hybrid or cyclo-cross type bikes.

Dist /
Brevet
StartDetailsMapCost
50km
BG
07:30 The Possum (41% dirt) - An easy Gravel Grinder tour around greater Elizabeth. Smooth, shared use tracks. A scenic, relaxing experience, exploring three of the creeks running down from the nearby hills, and a fast dash along the Stuart O’Grady Bikeway. Map $6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 
104km
BG
07:30 The Mouse (42% dirt) - An easy, flat GG ride to Freeling. An easy start along the Stuart O'Grady Bikeway, and then quickly onto the roads running between the gently rolling paddocks to the north-west of Gawler. Map $6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 
106km
BG
07:30 The Red Fin (41%) dirt – A gravel grinder loop to Tanunda and back. A scenic ride through the heart of the Barossa Valley. Enjoy the Barossa's quiet back roads, away from the noisy highway. The best way to enjoy the Barossa - on your bike, on the dirt! Map $6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 
157km
BG
07:30 The Stumpy Tail (40% dirt) - Follows the same route as the Red Fin, to Tanunda, and then goes on to explore some interesting back roads between Angaston and Truro, and between Truro and Seppeltsfield. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/31007003
$6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 
160km
BG
07:30 The Rat (44% dirt) - Rat enjoys the company of Mouse to Redbanks Road, but then takes a short cut to Freeling along the bitumen. Then Rat heads north, fording the River Light, wanders across hills and valleys, eventually coming into Kapunda form the north. Map $6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 
210km
BG
07:30 The Blue Tongue (40% dirt) - Keeps Stumpy Tail company to Truro, then continues to Eudunda. A great 30km long down-hill run back to Ebeneezer. The lights of Adelaide will guide you home, as you pedal over the crests south of Seppeltsfield. Map $6.00 (mbrs)
$16.00 (Non) 

Start Location

23 Kinkaid Road

Contact

John Mills  Ph: 0448248974  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Details

Ride Date 08-Sep-2019 7:30 am
Capacity Unlimited
Registered 2
Registration Close Date 07-Sep-2019 5:00 pm
We are no longer accepting registrations