This 13.9km rural and forest ride is easily accessible from Daylesford or Hepburn Springs by bike or vehicle. The Goldfields Track Guide or the Dry Diggings map show the Dry Diggings Track from Daylesford and Hepburn Springs via Sawpit Gully Rd. Or use What3Words ///darken.disguising.mealtime Forest roads and 4WD track. Suitable for mtb, sturdy hybrids, … More Limestone Track Circuit
This 27.3k circuit starts off the A300 Midland Highway N of Daylesford at the Guildford General Store / Guildford Family Hotel on Fryers St east. It takes you through a village, farmland, forest and is a very pleasant ride though somewhat hilly until the return leg. NOTE: 22 December 2021, this ride has been updated … More Tarilta Gold Circuit
A circuit of bike/walk trails linking Hepburn Village and Daylesford town. This post describes a circuit that is entirely west of Main Road that links the town and village. Goldfields Track users will prefer these links to the tacky Main Road official route. … More Circuit Trail West linking Daylesford and Hepburn Village
Groomed trails Here’s an update on my original report on this fun and good training circuit. If you are a skier, especially XC, you well know the difference between skiing groomed and ungroomed trails. Spout and Badger Tracks have just been groomed in the sense they have been remade by a bulldozer. Until the 4WDs … More Revisited: Up Spout & Down Badger
Creswick Walking and Cycling Map A full colour 12 page brochure with trail map on the reverse is now available from the Creswick Visitor Information Centre and other regional Visitor Information Centres. May also be in some regional bike shops. The map has 2 mtb trails and 7 shared trails marked. Each trail has a … More Creswick Trail Map
22km Road or Road and Trail With the Old Glenlyon General Store cum cafe as a base, there are some good rides to be had for hybrids and mountain bikes.This 22km circuit takes in tarmac and gravel roads and for mtb riders, its into some forest on dirt tracks.
Daylesford, Jubilee, Specimen Hill & Wombat (a.k.a. Lurking on the Lerderderg) IMBA Blue Circuit An IMBA Blue circuit taking in Jubilee Lake, Specimen Hill Dam and Lake Wombat with an optional start/finish out and back between Lake Daylesford and Jubilee Lake. Traverses part of the Great Dividing Trails’ Lerderderg Track not to mention tracks named … More Two Lakes, Two Dams, One Spring
This circuit has been a private favourite for 11 years. To announce the forthcoming summer release of the Daylesford area trail maps, it is now yours also. It will feature on one of those maps. A 6km circuit recreational ride or hill training completely within forest and featuring a 2km downhill. Start/finish at the eponymous … More Up Spout and Down Badger