Category: Rail Trail

  • In January of 2016 I hired a bike, rode to Bruthen, stayed at the pub, ate at the fabulous Bull Ant Brewery and rode back to Bairnsdale the next day. It was a hot ride but I totally enjoyed the solitude and the break at the river at Nicholson. The section from Nicholson to Bruthen…

  • Best Hume Highway Ride

    Best Hume Highway Ride

    Which is the best RailTrail on the Hume Highway M31 for a one day ride ? See pics here and here You are heading along the Hume and have a few hours to burn off the boredom of the Sydney – Melbourne journey. In the back of your car is a bike that is feeling…

  • The Otago Rail Trail Story

    The Otago Rail Trail Story

    Travelling to New Zealand to ride the Otago Rail Trail is actually going to be easy. All you need to think about is bringing your family and friends and you won’t need to bother about packing bikes and things like that. Your initial target is getting to the starting point and selecting a tour group…

  • High Country Rail Trail

    High Country Rail Trail

    This long flat rail trail runs from Wodonga on the Hume Highway to Tallangatta (49 km one way) and then another section to Old Tallangatta (8km one way) and finally if you can manage the logistics, you can start 700m above sea-level and ride a combination of rail trail and highway downhill to lake level…

  • The Great Victorian Rail Trail

    The Great Victorian Rail Trail

    The Great Victorian Rail Trail from Tallarook to Mansfield is a gem. Its 120km long and if you divert to Alexandria, you can ride another 40km. We did it comfortably in 3 days but the tricky issue is where to stay between Yea and Mansfield. We started riding in the middle near Yarck due a…