Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

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Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Postby foo on patrol » Fri Apr 27, 2018 5:57 pm

Won't be long and you will be able to ride from Ipswich to Kingaroy on this. They are working on the Toogoolawah to More section now. 8)

Then add in the Murgon to Gympie section and you will have almost/around 300klms one way of Rail Trails. :D

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Re: Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Postby Usernoname » Sun Apr 29, 2018 8:58 am

Didn't know that a section from Yarraman to Kingaroy was planned, thought that was back roads only. But what bike to take - MTB is best for some, with Kingaroy to Murgon paved and fine on a roadie. Me thinks I need to get a 29 set of wheels with 2.2's for my 27.5+ HT.

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Re: Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Postby foo on patrol » Sun Apr 29, 2018 10:37 am

Love my Aldi 29er on these trails. :mrgreen:

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Re: Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Postby cancan64 » Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:33 am

I cycled Kilkivan to Ipswich on my CX bike with gravel tyres... a bit rough Kilkivan section overwise a nice ride... did have to go by road between Kingaroy and Yarraman and would have been nice to have started at Gympie but maybe another holiday
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Re: Brisbane Valley Rail Trail

Postby Abby » Tue May 08, 2018 11:40 am

Rode the Lowood-Coominya section yesterday. Did it with my wife (who is an occasional cyclist), and the 24km return journey at a lesiurely pace took us about 2 hours.

The BVRT really is a sensational piece of cycling infrastructure. Loved every minute of it... :-)
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