Permanents

Sydney Permanents

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Ride Name Dist Start Description Maps   Contact
Ffffffifty 50 Westmead Station A fifty mostly on shared paths, passing Prospect Dam. alt   Robert Hoehne
             
Follow the River 100 Waitara A nice run out to Windsor for coffee and cake, then round the "Cornwallis Loop" and back to Hornsby. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Doin' the Dog Trap  100 Waitara Out to Mt White via Galston Gorge and Berowra Waters and returning via the Pacific Hwy with a detour into Brooklyn. mapbutton   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
The Little Loop 100 Waitara Down Pennant Hills Rd and through Castle Hill to Windsor Rd. Take the bike path to your first stop at Windsor. Skirt Pitt Town on the Old Stock Route, then it's Halcrows, Cattai Ridge and Wylds Rds to your second stop at Andy's. Return to Hornsby via Berowra Waters. mapbutton   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Dam Blue Hills 100 Baulkham Hills 100km predominantly made up of cycleways takes us past Prospect Reservoir, Wet’n’Wild and some water canals. The landmark at 40km is placed in a particularly interesting place. Not so many hills except for that little wall at Moonrise lookout. alt   Robert Hoehne
             
Gorgeous Fairlight 100 Fairlight A pleasant ride of just over 100km that takes in 3 of the main gorges – Galston, Berowra and Bobbin Head, and you get a ferry ride as a bonus. Be prepared for close to 1500m climbing. alt   Dave Hart
             
Mt White 100 Lindfield To the Old Road Cafe via Bobbin Head and back down the highway. mapbutton   Garry Armsworth
             
Doin' the Dog Trap 150 Waitara Out to Central Mangrove via Galston Gorge, Berowra Waters and Peats Ridge and returning on the Pacific Hwy via Somersby. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Sackville Scamper 150 Waitara A glorious journey out to Kurrajong in the lower Blue Mountains, lovely views from the ridgeline along East Kurrajong Rd and returning via Sackville and Berowra Ferries. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Push'n the Wheelbarrow Mixed Terrain Ride 150 Windsor With under 25% on unsealed roads you can consider this an easy "mixed terrain" ride. Enjoy a low traffic day along the Colo River and surrounds. Road conditions may vary but generally they are well maintained. alt   Robert Hoehne
             
Wing it West 150 Parramatta From Parramatta to Windsor via cycle paths then head up quiet roads (with a small section of dirt) to Kurrajong. Head back down to Richmond, out to Emu Plains and then back to Parramatta. alt   Robert Hoehne
             
Bucketty  200  Gordon

Thru Bobbin Head and along the old highway to Peats Ridge and then Bucketty, retrace route. 

alt   Malcom Rogers
             
Central Coast 200  Gordon  Thru Bobbin Head and along the old Highway to Kulnura. Down into the Yarramalong Valley and on to Wyong. Return to Gordon via Somersby, the old Highway and Bobbin Head. alt   Malcom Rogers
             
7 Ascents 200 Gordon Challenging route featuring climbs through Bobbin Head, Galston Gorge, Berowra Waters, Hawkesbury River, Mooney Mooney Creek, Hawkesbury River and Bobbin Head (note Berowra Waters ferry closed for maintenance noon to 2.30pm on the second Tuesday of each month) alt   Garry Armsworth
             
Spencer Loop 200 Lindfield From Lindfield to Hornsby running parrallel to the highway, then through Galston Gorge, on to Cliftonville for a flat run along the Hawkesbury River until Spencer before climbing to Mangrove Mtn and Peats Ridge. Return via Old Pacific Highway. alt   Garry Armsworth
             
Daddy Gorges 200 Waitara A very scenic tour of the gorges of northern Sydney including Bobbin Head, Akuna Bay, Mt White, Brooklyn, Berowra Waters and Galston Gorge. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Ferry Long Way Round 200 Waitara A magical journey along the banks of the Hawkesbury. Very quiet roads and three ferry crossings. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Doin the Dog Trap 200 Waitara Out to Yarramalong via Galston Gorge, Berowra Waters and Kulnura.  Through the valley to Wyong and climb back up Dog Trap Rd to Peats Ridge. Then return via Peats Ridge Rd and the Pacific Hwy. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Follow the River for Peats Sake 200 Waitara This ride is very scenic with a couple of ferry crossings, a few climbs and the roads are fairly quiet.  Perfect for the cyclist with a river fetish! alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
The Long Loop 200 Waitara A loop south through Camden and Wallacia, returning via Penrith, Windsor, Cattai Ridge and Galston Gorge. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Springwood 'n Sackville Scamper 200 Waitara A journey through the lower Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury Basin. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Woy Woy Rd Rd Trip Trip 200 Dee Why Ride departs Dee Why for Bobbin Head and the old Pacific Highway then a loop around Woy Woy and back. alt   Katherine Bryant & Ian Garrity
             
It's the Pitts 200 Dee Why A hilly tour of the Pittwater region, starting at Dee Why and heading first to Palm Beach then Akuna Bay. Strong legs or low gears recommended. alt   Katherine Bryant & Ian Garrity
             
Wisemans Folly 200 Dee Why From Dee Why to Wisemans Ferry via Berowa Waters and the Old Northern Road before returning on River Road and Galston and Hornsby back to the beaches. alt   Katherine Bryant & Ian Garrity
             
Dam Blue Hills 200 Baulkham Hills A 200km ride with an easy start along cycleways takes us past Prospect Reservoir, Wet’n’Wild and some water canals. The landmark at 40km is placed in a particularly interesting place. We visit the lovely Bents Basin waterhole, then a quick hill climb up to Warragamba Dam. A quick descent, then across to Penrith where we start our climb up to Springwood. Another quick descent takes us to Richmond and then back to the start. alt   Robert Hoehne
             
Las Montanas Azules 200 Rozelle An ideal ride for those looking for a longer climb. The ride is not as difficult as it looks and even with the 40km 1000m climb to Katoomba there is only 2200m of climbing in total. alt   Ricky O'Brien
             
The Six Year Ride 200 Rozelle Celebrate the sixth year without being able to ride the M2 bike lane in both directions by avoiding the M2 and the M2 bike detour altogether. You will use off road bike paths for most of the way to Windsor. alt   Ricky O'Brien
             
Gorgeous Fairlight 200 Fairlight A gorgeous ride from Fairlight by Sydney Harbour. alt   Dave Hart
             

The Longer Loop

300 Waitara

A big loop south through Camden and Picton to the Southern Highlands, returning via Penrith, Windsor, Cattai Ridge and Galston Gorge.

alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Cessnock 300 Gordon Via Wollombi and Wyong alt   Malcom Rogers
             
Winery Wander 300 Berowra Straight up to Broke then wander through the Hunter and back to Berowra via Somersby alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Woy Woy Rd Rd Trip Trip 300 Dee Why A battle from Dee Why up and over the hills to the Central Coast to be rewarded with a nice flat loop around Tuggerah Lake. Before heading back through Woy Woy and more hills on the return to Dee Why. alt   Katherine Bryant & Ian Garrity
             
Wisemans Folly 300 Dee Why From Dee Why all the way to Central Mangrove before turning to descend to the river along to Wisemans Ferry. The River Road and a ferry gets you to Windsor before both Berowra Waters and Bobbin Head have to be traversed to get you back to Dee Why. alt   Katherine Bryant & Ian Garrity
             
Singleton 400 Gordon Via Broke and Wyong alt   Malcom Rogers
             
The Longest Loop 400 Waitara A very big loop south through Camden and Picton then up into the heart of the Southern Highlands, returning via Mittagong, Penrith, Windsor, Cattai Ridge and Galston Gorge. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton
             
Singleton Tour 400 Hornsby This route goes from Waitara to the Hunter Valley and returns as a loop ride. alt   Dave Hart
             
The Two Day Loop 600 Waitara Huge loop down through the Southern Highlands, along the river flats, north to the Central Coast and back to Northern Sydney. alt   Howard Dove & Bec Morton

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