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About Skills Area, Goat Farm Mountain Bike Park
The Goat Farm Mountain Bike Park contains over 20km of mountain bike trails and a dedicated Skills Park with skills and jump areas. The Goat Farm trails range from Easy (Green) to Extreme (Double Black) and include four trails suitable for adaptive cyclists.
Skills Area - The Goat Farm Skills Park - The one entry berm leads to three skills trail lines through the rock garden. Stay right for the Blue Skills trail. If you are an experienced rider with appropriate technical skills, you can veer left to Black or Double Black trails with rock drops and steep jumps. The Double Black trail includes gap jumps. Loop back to the start on Bada Mandoo.
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Here is everything you need to know before visiting this trail.
Time / Duration
These trails are short, fast and designed to be sessioned.
The Skills trails in this area vary from 120m to 130m. A total of approx' 400m of rock garden action!
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
Additional Useful Items
No drinking water available on site.
Follow Bada Mandoo trail from the main trailhead/carpark to reach the Skills Park Trailhead where this trail begins.
the trail loops back on Bada Mandoo
Recommended for moderate intermediate riders with some technical mountain biking experience. Typically narrow trails with loose, soft, rocky or slippery sections and hills with short steep sections. Riders will encounter obstacles and technical trail features.
Visit Trail Tips for further information.
The Rock Garden is a Moderate to Extreme experience, depending on which line you take. Stay Right on the Blue Skills line for a Moderate experience. The Black Skills Line is Difficult. The Double-Black Line is at Expert level of difficulty.
Hazards & Warnings
Summer months (December to April) can be extremely hot. Carry a full water bottle. Trail has a natural surface and may include granite and rock, so caution is advised. Take care to choose the trail that suits your ability level. The rock-garden has rock drop offs and steep drops. The Double-Black line through the rock garden has committing gap jumps that are suited to very experienced riders.
In case of an emergency on the trail, always carry a mobile phone and basic first aid supplies. The nearest hospital is St John of God Midland Public Hospital.
The main trailhead is adjacent to the car park. Trailhead facilities include toilets, picnic tables, an information shelter and shaded areas to take a break between rides.
- Car Park
- Picnic Area
- Public Toilet
- Shaded Area
- Sheltered Area
Best time of year
mid April to October
Road, Train Bus or Ride
Dogs on leads are permitted at the Main Trailhead
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