Looking for some outdoor activity off the river? Then don’t forget to bring your mountain bike to Gloucester because we have the only purpose-built mountain bike park in the region! The onsite 3.5km cross-country trails are purpose-built single tracks that help develop biking skills from beginner to intermediate. Challenges including drops, berms, table tops, log bridges and a pump track…too good to miss!
The Steps Mountain Bike Park includes a cross country loop with multiple challenges and a skills area for practicing body position, balance, gearing, braking, cornering and riding obstacles.
The Cross Country Loop is 3.5 kilometres of single track suitable for riders of all skill levels. The loop rewards riders with flowing downhill sections, technical climbs and log bridges set amidst a scenic riverside location on the Barrington River. Additional features of the bike park include a Pump Track for a full-body biking workout plus The Playground, a dedicated mountain biking obstacle course with options to suit specific skill levels of riders.
The mountain biking experience at The Steps offers fun and challenges for all skills levels, so parents can join their kids for a family day on the trails. Mountain bike clubs looking for a new and exciting biking venue will also find The Steps is the perfect place for race days, endurance rides, time trials and social events.
Use of the bike park is free for guests camping at The Steps or staying at Riverview Cottage. You’re welcome to bring your own bikes from home or on peak holiday periods we can hire you a Kona mountain bike from our tour fleet.
If you’re not staying onsite with us, then the day use fee is just $5. You’ll need to call Barrington Outdoor Adventure Centre (6558 2093) to register before heading out to The Steps.
Cost: Day use is $5 per person