Tag: Salt Pan Creek

  • the Sydney BikeTrail map

    the Sydney BikeTrail map

    back in 2017 I started making a map of all the decent (and ok) biketrails and back roads around Sydney.  It is hosted in Google My Maps Start using the Sydney Map here using this link ??   One Million Views  Idea Make a map of Sydney cycleways. Now  Sydney Map has been viewed One…

  • One of the most awesome things that has made deciding on a way to pick a bike track is Google Maps.  Google Maps say you, its bike routing is awful. Correct. Read on. I am not talking about Google bicycle routing (trail selection). First up you need to open Google Maps and zoom into an…

  • Bankstown Area and Oatley

    Bankstown Area and Oatley

    The longer shared path bike trails in the Bankstown area are Salt Pan Creek and Duck Creek. The rest of the trails on the map are a collection of short paths and council roads. This includes the meandering Bankstown oval path, Rookwood Cemetery, Padstow to Revesby and the council designated cycle roads from Bankstown to…

  • Now here are a smattering of my own first bike trail photos. Most have about 30 photos on each trail. From the Salt Pan Creek area near Bankstown. The first area I explored away from the Eastern Suburbs. https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/biketrailsaltpa/ The Glebe and Anzac bridge area can be great or not so great to ride.  Thankfully…

  • When it comes to cycling in Sydney, I cheat a lot.  I drive my car to favourite car parks and catch trains a lot.  How else can you do a 40km loop that is a 60km return journey away. Here are some of these rides Flat Liner 1 – Redfern to Glenfield A lot of…

  • For Beat the Bus no 6, I thought I would include an interesting not so obvious 20 minute ride starting behind Wolli Station in Earlwood. I have always looked at the wild forests where the M5 Motorway goes underground at Bexley North in Sydney’s south as a place that we really should have built a…