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Old 12-24-2013, 03:28 PM   #4441
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[QUOTE=BergDonk;23053748]Good info re Murrabrine, Lambrook and Gilberts Road, thanks,I shall have to investigate.

In years gone by we used to do a loop down Razorback and have morning tea at the end of Brandy FT on the waters edge, then work our way up onto Peak Alone and on and up Jillicambra which is closed now unfortunately.



Yes, good loop. The East Belowra FT (I think it's called Belimbla now) north to Bendethera is a good link too if the logs have been cleared.

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Old 12-26-2013, 01:08 PM   #4442
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Whats the go with this weekend coast ride fellas?

There's another group doing a run from Canberra down to my neck of the woods Sun-Wed, I'm trying to decide which ride to go on.

Unless you guys felt like coming down to the hills instead of going to the coast?
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Old 12-26-2013, 02:38 PM   #4443
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Good info re Murrabrine, Lambrook and Gilberts Road, thanks,I shall have to investigate.

In years gone by we used to do a loop down Razorback and have morning tea at the end of Brandy FT on the waters edge, then work our way up onto Peak Alone and on and up Jillicambra which is closed now unfortunately.



Yes, good loop. The East Belowra FT (I think it's called Belimbla now) north to Bendethera is a good link too if the logs have been cleared.
East Belowra FT skirts the northern perimeter of the Belowra Valley. The western end is via a locked gate which I have a contact for so can maybe get in there depending. Belimbla Ridge Track/Road runs northish off Belowra Road and has been recently tidied up. We used it for the recent DSMRA Bendethera ride, and I was along there last Monday in the 4wd. The 1 log that was down has been cleared, so easy ride suitable for all bikes.
Bryces Road that it connects to on the northern end has been tidied up too, most recently to get plant into the fire there a couple of months ago.

Belimbla FT that runs north from the western end of the Belowra Valley is all behind locked gates. I'm told its been done up a year or so ago and I might be able to access a key, but not done so yet. Slack, I know!

Fom the eastern end of Belowra East FT you should be able to get onto Bryces FT and northish from there. I have some reccying to do.
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Old 12-26-2013, 03:52 PM   #4444
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Whats the go with this weekend coast ride fellas?

There's another group doing a run from Canberra down to my neck of the woods Sun-Wed, I'm trying to decide which ride to go on.

Unless you guys felt like coming down to the hills instead of going to the coast?
It can be a bit like herding cats up this way..........
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Old 12-26-2013, 04:53 PM   #4445
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It can be a bit like herding cats up this way..........
Shit man great minds... I thought that exact thing 20 minutes ago

Are you heading to Wee Jasper for New Years?

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Old 12-26-2013, 04:57 PM   #4446
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Shit man great minds... I thought that exact thing 20 minutes ago

Are you heading to Wee Jasper for New Years?

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I believe I am, oh Fat-ted one.

I'm not sure about ADPete this year, he might be working both days, but I'll ask him on Saturday when I see him.
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Old 12-26-2013, 05:48 PM   #4447
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Shit man great minds... I thought that exact thing 20 minutes ago

Are you heading to Wee Jasper for New Years?

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Just talking to Strudy, he & Aaron are heading out for New Year @ Micalong,
Bev & I will be out in the morning [Wed], to survey all the sore heads after the night before
Working right through New Year, so no chance of getting out for New Years eve,
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Old 12-26-2013, 07:17 PM   #4448
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I've been rostered on for Xmas and New Year a few times, my condolences Baz.

Will we be seeing the blitz buggy again?
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Old 12-26-2013, 08:09 PM   #4449
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East Belowra FT skirts the northern perimeter of the Belowra Valley. The western end is via a locked gate which I have a contact for so can maybe get in there depending. Belimbla Ridge Track/Road runs northish off Belowra Road and has been recently tidied up. We used it for the recent DSMRA Bendethera ride, and I was along there last Monday in the 4wd. The 1 log that was down has been cleared, so easy ride suitable for all bikes.
Bryces Road that it connects to on the northern end has been tidied up too, most recently to get plant into the fire there a couple of months ago.

Belimbla FT that runs north from the western end of the Belowra Valley is all behind locked gates. I'm told its been done up a year or so ago and I might be able to access a key, but not done so yet. Slack, I know!

Fom the eastern end of Belowra East FT you should be able to get onto Bryces FT and northish from there. I have some reccying to do.

Yes. The route I had in mind was East Belowra, Bryces, High Ridge, Short Cut, Belimbla and German Creek to Sugarloaf. It's been a while since I went that way.

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Old 12-26-2013, 09:30 PM   #4450
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I've been rostered on for Xmas and New Year a few times, my condolences Baz.

Will we be seeing the blitz buggy again?

Never had Christmas off in 11yrs @ this job, pretty close to the same for New Years eve too!,
just call me a mercenary - money, money, money
Don't think the Blitz will be there, just a one-off, Smacca had some war vehicle get-together @ Billy Grace Reserve on the Sunday, when he turned up @ the 'Bards'
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Old 12-26-2013, 10:56 PM   #4451
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Fat Bike Ride Monday 30th

Decided it was a bit dumb to be doing a coast run on Monday, along with half the country's 4WDs (and their bullbars) ...

We'll leave that for a week or two, pending some more cool weather ...

Instead, we'll head to Taralga via Wheeo, Binda and Laggan - refuel and brunch, then onto Range FT, Mt Fatigue FT, Oberon-Colong SR, Mt Werong FT and up to Shooter's Hill Rd ...

Back to Taralga via Abercrombie and Jerrong Rds ...

Depending on time / enthusiasm, we might then head through Swallowtail Pass to Brayton and the Freeway - then home via dirt roads behind Goulburn ...

Otherwise, one of the ways less travelled back to Gunning ...

Can play that end by ear ...

Everything fat-bike-friendly ...

If keen, be at the Gundaroo PO / shop by 8:15 Monday for an 8:30 get-away ...
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Old 12-26-2013, 11:20 PM   #4452
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Monday seems to be the mildest weather for the next week too.

I reckon I'll be there.
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Old 12-27-2013, 12:44 AM   #4453
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I was hoping it was gonna be on Sunday, I have two rides on my plate and kinda already committed to one of them

I'll have to catch the next one of these. Hopefully a coast run when the bullbars have all gotten bored and gone home.
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Old 12-27-2013, 12:57 AM   #4454
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Fat bike friendly.. I like it. .
Im going on a DBW ride at Numeralla tomorrow, never been there so it should be fun.
The guy leading it is from Bermi so it will be good to meet him
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Old 12-27-2013, 02:25 AM   #4455
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Fat bike friendly.. I like it. .
Im going on a DBW ride at Numeralla tomorrow, never been there so it should be fun.
The guy leading it is from Bermi so it will be good to meet him
Following the trails I've shown them. But I have more........
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