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Start just west of the car park off of Apex Drive, Mt Clarence, 1km south of Albany city centre
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About Albany Downhill Mountain Bike Trail
The Albany Downhill track is 700m long, drops 76m and takes in 41 technical trail features including jumps, drops and wooden berms. Beginners can tackle the track slowly, taking less challenging lines down the course, and more experienced riders can attack a harder approach to the jumps and drops.
This short downhill track has several unique features; the wooden berms, breathtaking views over King George Sound and the fact that it is only a couple of minutes walk from the city centre all make it unique in WA. You also don't necessarily need a full downhill bike to ride it.
The track is a one-way downhill track from the start near the car park to where it opens out onto a fire rd near Hare St.
Be trail ready for Albany Downhill Mountain Bike Trail
Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
Time / Duration
Each run will only take you a few minutes
Just under 1km down. A bit further to push/ride back up
What To Pack
Group C (Mountain bike trails) required.
What To Pack
Group C (Mountain bike trails)
- Group A and B items (see Trail Tips) plus
- Gloves to prevent blisters
- Spare inner tubes or puncture repair kit, pump, tool kit
- Mountain bike shoes and clipless pedals are recommended
Likely to be a challenging single trail with steep gradients, variable surface and many obstacles. Suitable for experienced mountain bikers with higher level of fitness and good skills. Suitable for better quality mountain bikes.
FacilitiesMobile phone reception:
Located in the centre of Albany (on a big hill), the trail has excellent reception for all 3 networks.
Best time of year
Great all year round
Road 2WD or bike
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Albany Downhill trailTom Anticich riding the Albany DH trail
Albany Urban Downhill RaceThe top part of the race track that makes up the Albany Urban DH race
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