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John Oxley Drive to Middle Harbour   (1000m)

Forest PipelineLast Update: 6/11/2013
Some trail names are made up, if there is a different name please let us know.

Video Uploaded: 18/5/2013

Difficulty - Intermediate - Advanced
Slope - Flat - Steep - Near vertical
Space - Open - Extreme Caution
Surface - Concrete - Dirt - Grass - Gravel - Heavy leaf and branch litter - Sealed
Trail type - Firetrail - Sealed Road

Notes:

Iíll be straight up.  There are only two reasons to ride this section 1. to see the water and 2. to walk back up the hill.

There is only 200m of off-road from John Oxley Rd to the Sydney Water building from there it is either sealed or concrete road all the way to Middle Harbour.  While the surface is often rough itís hardly offroad.

Itís only redeeming feature is the ridiculously steep hill but due to the amount of leaf and tree litter I was very heavily on the brakes and didnít enjoy it at all.

The view at the bottom is not that great, in fact itís one of the ugliest sections of bush in the area due to the amount of graffiti.

Unless you really want the adventure I wouldnít bother riding past the Sydney Water building.

Parking on John Oxley Drive.

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Comments:

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