Atherton Tablelands, Tropical North Queensland, offers some of the best mountain bike and road cycling adventures in Queensland. Magnificent flowing single tracks, family trails, mountain bike parks and scenic back country road rides that will take your breath away. Atherton Tablelands is fast becoming the ultimate cycling destination in Australia and home to signature international events such as the Crocodile Trophy.
Whether you ride for the fun of it, or push yourself to the limit the Atherton Tablelands has something for everyone. Discover rolling, paved country roads with little traffic; mild temperatures; scenic rides interconnected by quaint villages and world-class mountain bike trails waiting to be explored.
Atherton Area Cycling
There are over 60 km of bike trails on a dedicated cycle network at Atherton including the Atherton Forest Mountain bike park and the Rail Trail.
Rose Gums Area Cycling
Even the roads around Rose Gums are bike friendly.
- Ride 10km to the wonderful Lake Eacham, a volcanic crater lake, for swimming and a picnic.
- Ride 20 km to the on county lanes, through the Wooroonooran NP to the base of Mt Bartle Frere, Queenslands highest mountain.
Atherton Bike Hire will offer you great service for all your biking needs. Phone Dave: 0408911854