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Status History


Age Notes
Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge, via Yanco Rd fire trail and Gloucester Ave entrance to top of Devlins, Penno park and top of Terry's. All good.

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge, via Yanco Fire Trail, Gloucester entry, Devlins, Penno Park and Terry's Creek. All good. Expected to see more stuff down with all the wind recently, but only...

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Green
2 years

Road through from De Burgh's Bridge to Penno Park today. All good. Vegetation clearing is finished, although the machinery has left the track a bit chewed up in a few places.

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Amber
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the bottom of Conscript Pass, up to Penno Park and back down, up Devlins and down Terry's today and while it was all good today, rain tonight and tomorrow...

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to top of Devlins and Terry's Creek tracks. Still a few wet bits on Devlins, but otherwise all fine.

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burghs Bridge to Browns Waterhole this afternoon. Despite a little rain last night and this morning, it was drier than a couple of weeks ago, with only a few isolated wet...

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge via Yanco Rd fire trail, Gloucester Ave entrance through to the top of Devlins. Still a bit damp in the expected places - not going to change in a hurry this...

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Amber
2 years

Rode through from de Burgh's bridge to Day St exit off Devlins. Pretty wet in the usual places - Avondale Creek, up near the Koombalah Ave entrance, north of KP Rd. Some track work on the...

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burghs Bridge to top of Devlins. Still a few damp spots, especially up towards the top of Devlins, but generally OK. Until it rains again tonight.... Tree down on the trail...

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Green
2 years

Rode the main trail from De Burgh's Bridge right up to Conscript Pass. All good, with the usual rocky bits just past Devlins turnoff. Trail up into Penno Park is also fine.

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Green
2 years

Main trail, Devlins, Penno Park fire trail good. Visited the top part of Terry's Creek track for the first time in a while and it has been completely re-done with the pipeline work there in the...

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Green
2 years

Rode this morning from Day Rd up to Pennant Hills.
Fast, dry, clean line. Perfect!

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Green
2 years

Did my usual De Burgh's Bridge / Yanco Rd firetrail / Gloucester Ave / Browns Waterhole / Devlins Ck route. All good. Nice traffic line in many places making it more fun to ride fast.

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge via Yanco Rd fire trail and Gloucester Ave entrance up to top of Devlins and up into Penno Park and Canoon Rd. Except for one tree down across the Yanco Rd...

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Green
2 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to top of Devlins today. All good. Dry. Traffic lines in most fire trail sections. Hot as....

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Green
3 years

Driest I've seen it for ages. Traffic lines getting cleaner. Devlins still a bit messy from the giant slasher, but getting better.

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Green
3 years

Butchered!
Submitted by sikllama on Wed, 28/09/2016 - 23:14.
Council have absolutely butchered the trail and surrounding flora from the Penno Park intersection through to the Day St...

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Green
3 years

All good from De Burgh's through to Yanco Fire Trail, Gloucester Ave entrance and main trail through to the Devlins / Penno Park intersection. Still a few wet spots but overall pretty good.

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Green
3 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge, via Yanco Rd fire trail and back in at Gloucester Ave on Wednesday. Out via Penno Park. Main trail was pretty damp with bog holes and running water in the...

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Amber
3 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins this morning. The sections up to Brown's Waterhole are wet in the sort of places you normally expect after rain (OK maybe not this long...

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Amber
3 years

Rode through today from De Burgh's Bridge via Yanko Rd fire trail and Gloucester Ave entrance, through to top of Devlins. Driest I've seen it all for a while. Amber rating due to ongoing sewer...

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Amber
3 years

Trail is very wet this morning.
The trail has called bullshit on my rain gauge, in Carlingford, which showed 0!

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Amber
3 years

A few puddles but has dried up a lot since last week, Pennant Hills Park and Belinda Crescent firetrails are fine

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Red
3 years

Just damn miserable. M2 exit just down from day rd is swampy and washed out in the tight pinch section. Otherwise just wet and boggy from day rd towards whale rock. It's going to take a while to...

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Green
3 years

Trails are patchy. Wherever there is usually water there is still lots of it. Best to give Devlins a miss for a few more days as it is the worst. Main trail is OK, but pretty wet just up from...

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Green
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Green
3 years

Rode in from De Burgh's bridge, up Yanco Rd fire trail and back in via Gloucester Ave, through to Pennant Hills Park. Surprisingly dry given the recent storms. A few puddles that are easy to get...

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Green
3 years

Rode in from De Burghs bridge then up the Yanco Rd fire trail, then in from Gloucester Ave through to the top of Devlins and back to Browns Waterhole. Still a few bits of running water across the...

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Amber
4 years

Coming home yesterday there were a few patches of water lying along the track and a few more puddles. The water in the creek crossings was up to about 1 foot deep.

It's still rideable, as...

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Green
4 years

Rode from Brown's Waterhole to Day Rd.
After last night's rain there is a little water flowing over the creek crossings and a couple more puddles, but otherwise pretty dry.

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Green
4 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to Pennant Hills Park today. All good.

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Green
4 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlins this arvo. Must have missed most of yesterday's rain because Devlins was the driest I've seen it for a long while. Until it started raining...

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Green
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Green
4 years

Great to get back to LCNP after about 8yrs away. Forgot how hilly it is.

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Green
4 years

No issues.

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Amber
4 years

Rode from Day Rd to Browns Waterhole today and it is all good with only one major puddle, a little water in one creek crossing and a few patches of mud that you can easily skirt.

But there...

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Green
4 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins today. Wet patches on the Avondale Creek and Devlins Creek sections are taking a long while to dry out, but there is nothing too horrible...

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Green
4 years

There are still areas of standing water on the Devlin Ck firetrails - most have established lines around them now. Council has graded two sketchy sections east of Kissing Pt road so Strava PR's...

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Amber
4 years

Pretty wet between Browns Waterhole and Day Rd. Lots of places with water across the track. There was one place with a tree down where I had dismount to get around it.

I almost came off...

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Green
4 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins. A little bit of water about but pretty good considering the rain earlier in the week.

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Green
4 years

There were a few mud puddles between Brown's waterhole and Day Rd tonight, but it wasn't too bad. No water running along the trail. About two inches of water flowing over some of the creek...

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Green
4 years

Pretty dry between Brown's Waterhole and Day Rd. Just a few mud puddles in the usual places and a little water in one of the creek crossings.

It's getting a bit overgrown at the Day Rd...

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Amber
4 years

Alot of standing water on the trails between Robin Av entry through to Nth Epping. Didnt go any further up Devlins however all the creek crossings had mid calf height water running across. Give...

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Green
4 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to near top of Devlins this morning. A bit of water about but better than it was a couple of weeks ago. Construction work on Yanco Rd firetrail is completed...

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Green
4 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to top of Devlins today. Some construction work going on at the top of the Yanco Rd fire trail , but they are happy to let bikes through. Wet along the...

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Green
4 years

Rode from De Burgh's bridge, up the Yanco Rd fire trail, then down Gloucester Ave to link back up with the fire trail and then through to the start of Devlins. All good.

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins today. All good except for a tree down across the track just upstream from Brown's Waterhole. Easily spotted, but need to lift the bike...

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Green
5 years

Mostly dry - just a few puddles remaining.

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Amber
5 years

Reports are...

Rode this track this morning... Its pretty wet and muddy. Rideable if you don't mind being covered in mud!!!

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Amber
5 years

Still fairly wet with lots of standing water and slippery conditions on paved descents, by very ridable!

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Amber
5 years

2 tree fallen and block fire trail between end of kissing point road to comernarra parkway. Don't try to ride around it, it leads to 1 meter dropoff and end up in bush. Apart from that,...

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Green
5 years

The tree on Devlins Creek trail near Whale Rock has been trimmed back enough that it is no longer an issue. There is still a limb part way across the trail but no need to jump anything or duck...

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Amber
5 years

The tree is still across Devlin's track just up from Whale Rock, but it's pretty much rideable unless, like me, you are a bit limited in the ability to bunny hop / bounce over branches on the...

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Green
5 years

Didn't get up to see if the tree was still down across Devlins Track, but the sections from De Burgh's through to Kissing Point were all OK.

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Amber
5 years

Large tree limbs down across trail between Whale Rock and Belinda Cresent. Looks like a large part of a big eucalypt has shattered about 30 metres up. Easy enough to step around.

The rest...

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to Kissing Point Rd today, via Yanko Rd fire trail to miss the hike-a-bike section. All good in that part of the park. No wet patches and not as many sticks on...

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Green
5 years

Mostly dry, just a bit damp in places. I didn't go up Devlin's Creek, but I suspect it would be a bit soggy up that end of the valley.

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Green
5 years

Rode from Robin Av entrance up to Belinda Cr and then out via Canoon Rd climb. Pretty much in perfect nick this morning, there are now defined lines around a few of the muddy chopped up bits...

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Green
5 years

Rode most of track today. Only 2 trees fell on west pymble side and the surface is not too wet today.

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Green
5 years

Rode from Day Rd to Brown's Waterhole today and it wasn't too bad, despite last nights storm. There were a few puddles about, and the water flowing across the crossings was up to 10 - 15 cm deep...

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to top of Devlins today. A tree down at the bottom of the first hill after Gloucester Ave and a bit damp up the top of Devlins in places, but otherwise all...

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to top of Devlins this morning. Apart from a few bits of water on Devlins, all good.

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Green
5 years

All good, mostly dry.

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Green
5 years

Rode from Robin Av through to Day Rd and Belinda Cr this morning. Some light showers overnight has made the trails very grippy - great conditions for a ride.

Was good to have a quick chat...

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Green
5 years

Today's rain dampened the trails and settled the dust nicely, so the evening ride today was great. There was a tree down near Wallalong Crescent, but very easy to lift the bike over.

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Green
5 years

All good.

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Green
5 years

It was very wet this morning, but had dried up considerably by this afternoon. Just a bit damp.

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins today. Dry and a little loose in places. Some of the burnt bushes on the upper sections of Devlins are starting to droop across the track...

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to the top of Devlins and back today and no problems to report. The tree across the Lucinda Ave water bar has been cleared.

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Green
5 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to (almost) top of Devlins this afternoon. Dry as I can remember it and a little loose in places with it. There's a tree down across the face of the water bar...

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Green
5 years

All good today. Dry.

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Green
5 years

Mostly dry, just some puddles here and there. Creek crossings are getting pretty low too.

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Amber
5 years

There are plenty of shallow puddles and there's a fair bit of runoff water flowing across the trail here and there, but plenty of dry sections too. Hardly any mud between DeBurgh's bridge and...

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Green
6 years

Surprisingly dry this morning - just a few small puddles. Nice to see some water flowing in the creek crossings.

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Amber
6 years

The fires are out, and I haven't been in, but I think the trails might be a bit wet now....

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Red
6 years

Currently two fires - one in the main valley north of De Burghs bridge and one in Devlins Ck area. Best to stay out at the moment.

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Green
6 years

Rode on Sunday, all trails dry, nothing to report.

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Green
6 years

All good, passed a couple of RFS trucks looking for a reported fire.

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Green
6 years

Most Sydney region parks will re-open morning of October 26. See:

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Red
6 years

Here we go again.

IMPORTANT: Due to the current fire emergency, all national parks have been closed across the Greater Sydney Metropolitan Area until further notice. Some commercial...

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Green
6 years

De Burgh's bridge to Yanco Rd fire trail is fine. The big whipper snipper has been used on the descent off Ryde Rd, so no more getting whipped in the face by low foliage.
Gloucester Ave...

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Green
6 years

Rode from Canoon Rd entry through to Belinda Cres and then Browns Waterhole this morning and, as Greigy used to say, its 'hord and forst'. Every stick looked like a black snake this morning for...

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Green
6 years

The NPWS total fire ban closure has now been lifted. See:

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Red
6 years

Total Fire Ban
All tracks and trails across all of the Metropolitan National Parks are closed Sunday 13 October 2013 due to Total Fire Ban. West Head Road is closed, however the basin...

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Green
6 years

NPWS extreme fire danger closure has been lifted. See:

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Red
6 years

Closed due to extreme fire danger. See:

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Green
6 years

All good, the rain soaked in pretty quickly. Fallen trees have been moved.

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Amber
6 years

Watch out for a tree and a few branches that came down in today's wind.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to Browns Waterhole this afternoon. Dry as.
Unusual hazard on the cycle path at Browns with a whole bunch of skateboarders doing runs from upside the M2 down...

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Green
6 years

All dried out - hardly any puddles.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to top of Devlins today. All good. Fire trail from De Burgh's Bridge up to Yanco Rd is also fine. All work on the aqueduct now finished and the construction camp...

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to Brown's Waterhole today. All good. The only wet bits are now leaky pipes I reckon....

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to the top of Devlins Ck track today. Still a couple of spots where there is water running across the track, but there is virtually no standing water or mud...

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to Pennant Hills Park today. Still a few wet bits but nothing dramatic.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to top of Devlins Ck track today and it's still drying slowly. Some soggy bits but more and more dry sections.

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Green
6 years

Mostly dry, but still a few damp patches so be prepared to get your bike dirty.

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Amber
6 years

Wet, Wet, Wet still plenty of water around.

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to Browns Waterhole this morning. Still a whole lot of drying out to do down there. Decided against pushing on further upstream. Water still flowing over the...

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Amber
6 years

As you would expect, it's very wet and creek crossings are deep. I walked down today, and took this video of the Lane Cove River Crossing at the bottom of Pennant Hills firetrail.

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge via Yanco Rd fire trail and Gloucester Ave entrance through to the top of Devlins Ck Track this afternoon. Patchy at best. There are still quite a few areas...

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Green
6 years

All good today, mostly dry.

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Green
6 years

Dry and fast this morning, be careful of the black snake sunning itself and watching MTBers ride past towards the day rd exit.

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlins this morning. Still plenty of wet patches, but not too bad. Plenty of walkers (and dogs!). Will take a few more days to dry out a bit to the...

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Green
6 years

A bit damp in places today, but should be pretty dry by ANZAC Day.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from Browns Waterhole to Pennant Hills park today and the main fire trail is now almost completely dry.

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Green
6 years

Pretty good this evening - a few puddles around, but generally drying out after Tuesday's rain.

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from Brown's Waterhole, up Devlins to the Lucinda Ave exit and back today and it was surprisingly good. Damp, but with only a few wet spots on that section. Heaps of walkers and a...

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Green
6 years

Trails are good. Cleared a rather large branch from Devlin Creek Trail near the M2

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Green
6 years

All good today - hardly any damp sections at all.

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Green
6 years

Almost completely dried out now. Just a few damp sections.

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to a few hundred metres past Browns Waterhole before I decided I'd had enough. Pretty slushy in many parts, with water still flowing / seeping across the track...

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Amber
6 years

Obviously the trails in LCNP should be avoided until they dry out, this update is for the cycleway between kissing pt and vimeria roads. Browns waterhole currently has 40cms of reasonably fast...

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the bottom of Conscript Pass today. Still a few damp bits, but otherwise good. The section upstream from the Devlin's Ck track is initially heavily scoured...

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Amber
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to Pennant Hills Park this morning. Not as damp as I'd expected, with most of the sandy areas nice and firm and only a few wet patches. But there's been more rain...

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Amber
6 years

There are still some trees down across the trails which you can't ride around. Otherwise status would be green

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Amber
6 years

Plenty of damp patches and a bit of water flowing at the creek crossings, but a lot drier than I thought it would be. There is a big tree down on the track towards the West Pymble end of the...

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Green
6 years

All good this morning.

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Red
6 years

"ALL TRACKS AND TRAILS CLOSED FOR WALKING, HORSE-RIDING AND CYCLING FROM FRIDAY, 11 JANUARY TO MONDAY 14 JANUARY

All walking tracks in NSW National Parks will be closed until at least...

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Green
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Red
6 years

On Tuesday 8 January all NSW national parks and reserves will be closed due to predicted catastrophic bushfire conditions. More information will be available after 9am Tuesday 8 January. For more...

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Green
6 years

All good today - the rain has settled the dust nicely, and left just a few small puddles.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlins today. All dry and fun. Except for the occasional walker with headphones wandering along oblivious to everything.... Though I'm sure even...

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Green
6 years

All good today. Dry trails and beautiful weather - a pleasure to be out on the bike.

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Green
6 years

All good today. Very dry.

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Green
6 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to top of Devlins today. All good, nice traffic lines forming on the main trail from Browns and up Devlins. Lots of walkers and riders out. Hot as though. The...

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Green
6 years

All good today.

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Green
7 years

A few puddles around today, but not too wet.

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Green
7 years

Still mostly dry today, just a few small puddles. Plenty of mounting bikers out enjoying the weather - I saw one group of about 15.

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Green
7 years

Rode (and walked) from Ryde Rd through to Kissing Point Rd today and it's all pretty good. The rocky bit after the hike-a-bike section is getting pretty sketchy, but probably quite enjoyable for...

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Green
7 years

Rode kissing pt entry to Day road exit and back this morning. Track is nice, dry and fast. Again, more MTB's than walkers!

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Green
7 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlins Ck track today and it's all dry and good.
More mtb'ers than walkers out there today by a large margin. When will NPWS wake up to this...

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Green
7 years

Mostly dry, just a few puddles and a bit of water over the causeways.

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Green
7 years

All good today - most of Saturday's rain missed this area, so trails are still dry.

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Green
7 years

All good today - dry and fast.

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Green
7 years

All good. Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlins Ck Track today and back out via North Ryde. Quite a few bikes out. With the continued dry there is even some lines forming through...

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Green
7 years

All good today - there are a couple of trees down, but you can get around them. Hardly any puddles left now, but a few sandy patches here and there.

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Green
7 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins yesterday. The few damp areas seem to be leaking pipes, some of which were a bit whiffy. Top of Devlins is still a bit sketchy (for me...

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Green
7 years

The fallen trees have been cleared, nearly everywhere has dried out, all good.

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Green
7 years

Devlin's Creek Track has reopened following the repair work that was done during the week. There are still a couple of muddy areas along this section, but the single track at North Epping is...

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Amber
7 years

The trail west of Brown's waterhole is getting drier, with few muddy patches, but they started work on the Devlin's Creek crossing today so it is blocked off there.

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Amber
7 years

The trails are mostly quite dry, although there are still a few soggy sections. There are signs saying that Devlin's Creek Trail will be closed from tomorrow (30/7) while they do repairs on the...

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Amber
7 years

It was pretty wet today. There aren't many really muddy sections, just enough water sitting on the surface of the trail to make sure your bike gets filthy.

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Green
7 years

I rode from Pennant Hills Park to De Burgh's Bridge today. A few wet patches, but mostly dry - better than I thought it would be.

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Amber
7 years

Still plenty of water and mud around, and the creek crossings are pretty deep. After a 3 hour ride this morning my drive train was not sounding so good, but it was still a great ride.

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Green
7 years

Few wet patches but has held up well over the past week of rain. Not too many boggy bits but all hop able. Fairly eroded and rocky from end of kisso to the left down towards Gloucester Ave fire...

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Amber
7 years

Main trail from Gloucester Ave through to Devlins Ck track is now pretty good, with only a few damp bits. Some more erosion around the new causeway on Devlins, and a big tree down just upstream...

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Green
7 years

Still a few puddles around today, but mostly dry.

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Green
7 years

Still a few puddles around on Thursday, but mostly dry.

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Amber
7 years

I didn't ride far today, just down Pennant Hills Firetrail and then up to Canoon Road netball / tennis courts. But there is plenty of water on the trails I saw, especially in the low lying areas...

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Green
7 years

Rode Friday morning, and it was a little bit wetter than it was last weekend, but not too bad. Just a few short sections of mud and a few puddles.

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Green
7 years

Finally I think we can call it green. It has dried out a lot this week, although there are still a few puddles and a bit of mud in places. I'd say it's the driest it has been since January. All...

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Amber
7 years

Rode through from De Burgh's Bridge to Devlins Ck track yesterday. Slowly improving. Still plenty of wet bits, but enough dry sections now to start getting a bit of rhythm going instead of...

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Amber
7 years

Well it had dried out quite a bit this morning but today's showers created quite a few puddles by the evening. So it's a bit muddy in places, but still rideable.

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Amber
7 years

Plenty of puddles and a few quite muddy sections today, but it's not too bad and definitely rideable. Just be prepared to spend some time cleaning your bike afterwards.

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Amber
7 years

There are still plenty of puddles and a few quite boggy sections, but it has dried out a lot since Sunday.

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Amber
7 years

Did a short ride today and it was wet, but not as bad as I expected. There is still runoff coming into the valley from the recent rain, and there are plenty of puddles and a few muddy patches,...

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Amber
7 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the Belinda Cres exit of the Devlins Ck track. This place still has plenty of water about. Didn't do the sniggle at the top of Devlin's because it looked...

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Amber
7 years

Well the trails were pretty good on Sunday, but I went and had a quick look this evening and they're looking very soggy again. We had a lot of rain Sunday evening and Monday night. With some warm...

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Green
7 years

Still plenty of puddles around this morning, but it has dried out a quite a bit since last weekend.

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Amber
7 years

Did a night ride last night at around 9pm - track is OK but lots of deep muddy puddles as you would expect at the moment. Beware on the new crossing that they replaced a few weeks ago (near...

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Amber
7 years

SWAMP as you would expect.
Went for a run/wade in LCNP, running water everywhere, Kissing Point bike path has a fair might of water going over the top.
Asteroid belt has been under water...

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Green
7 years

The track is open as of 19/1/11. There is some debris (like bark,sand and small twigs) on the track but is still rideable.

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Green
7 years

Trails were mostly dry today. There are a few trees down and a lot of sticks and debris on the trails after the wind this week.

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Green
7 years

Ride through from De Burgh's Bridge to the top of Devlins Ck track yesterday (Friday). Surprisingly good given the deluge on Thursday night. Still a bit gluggy just after the hike a bike section...

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Green
7 years

Trails are mostly dry now.

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Amber
7 years

Most of the firetrails are drying out well, with just a few puddles remaining. The singletrack at the end of Devlin's Creek Track, North Epping is still very wet and best avoided. The asteroid...

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Amber
7 years

I've ridden Lane Cove every morning this week and it's drying out very slowly - still plenty of puddles around.

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Amber
7 years

Rode through from de Burgh's Bridge to bottom of Devlins Ck track today. It's not drying out any time soon. Plenty of puddles and running water, particularly after the hike a bike section, along...

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Amber
7 years

Went for a leisurely ride this afternoon. Plenty of water still on the tracks, or rather streams. Rode in from the Pennant Hills end and turned right at the bottom of the hill.

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Amber
7 years

Plenty of puddles and damp sections of trail this afternoon, but if you're willing to get a bit muddy it's OK to ride.

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Amber
7 years

Trails were pretty damp in places this morning. Add this afternoon's rain and it will be very muddy for the next few days.

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Green
7 years

Trails were mostly dry today, with just a few damp areas and puddles. So all good to ride this weekend. I didn't go up the "asteroid belt" (the rocky trail that follows the Lane Cove River...

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Amber
7 years

Most firetrail still ride-able but creek crossings flooded with fast running water. fist-size rocks on most of the trails sadly still not swept away by the rain. Your move, Noel.

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Amber
7 years

I heard on a reputable website that Noel " can accurately predict that there is currently at least 1 foot of water flowing pretty quickly over various Lane Cove NP causeways making it dangerous...

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Green
8 years

Pretty dry today, just a few puddles. Devlin's Creek Track is still closed between Pennant Hills Firetrail and Whale Rock.

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Green
8 years

Pretty dry today - just a few small puddles here and there. Devlin's Creek Track is still closed between Pennant Hills Firetrail and Whale Rock for bridgework.

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Green
8 years

Rode from De Burgh's Bridge through to the start of Devlins Ck track today and the trails are about as dry as I've seen them this year. Still a couple of wet spots, but I think they must be leaky...

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Amber
8 years

Rode LCNP last night, track in good dry condition. Track closed just past the Pennant Hills turn off and Whale Rock, due to the replacement of the cause way.

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Green
8 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to the top of Devlin's Ck track. Still damp in a couple of spots but not too bad for 2011.

Although the sign at the start of the Devlin's Ck track says...

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Amber
8 years

Devlins Creek track will be closed from Pennant Hills Firetrail to Whale Rock from Aug 29 for 6 weeks. They're finally going to fix the damaged causeway... I spoke to the contractor this morning...

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Amber
8 years

Rode through from Be Burgh's Bridge to the Kissing Point Rd bike path today. Still plenty of wet patches. The section along Avondale Ck is especially soggy.

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Amber
8 years

Very wet this morning. Will take quite a few days to dry out.

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Amber
8 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to Brown's Waterhole today. Not bad once the track gets a bit of height, but it's still a bit muddy along the creek before the concrete switchbacks (more...

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Amber
8 years

Rode through from De Burgh's bridge to the Belinda Cres exit on Devlins Ck track. Causeways are all under 300mm deep and rideable (except the damaged one on Devlins). Track is very wet and...

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Amber
8 years

I rode through parts of the LCNP today (Sat 23/07), mainly the south-western end around Epping and Pennant Hills. It was extremely wet, but rideable, with some large puddles and lots of water...

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Green
8 years

Rode LCNP firetrails from Brown's Waterhole to Pennant Hills today. Trails in good condition. Dry and fast up high and nice and tacky down low. No standing water on trails.

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Green
8 years

Did De Burgh's bridge to top of Devlins Ck and back today and as per last report, there is some water still about but the overall surface is good. Top end of Devlin's is getting a bit churned out...

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Green
8 years

I rode from Pennant Hills Park to DeBurgh's Bridge and back today. All good, just a few puddles around. The aquaduct work near DeBurgh's Bridge is still going on, but they have kindly cut a track...

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Amber
8 years

Didn't venture in today, though I imagine its getting wetter again with this rain tonight (Friday 1 July). Purpose of the update is to note that there is now a sign at the De Burg's bridge end of...

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Green
8 years

Still a bit soggy, but it has dried out quite a bit over the last week. Definitely rideable.

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Amber
8 years

Plenty of water out even ontop of the hills. Do your bike a favour and leave it to dry out

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Green
8 years

Rode LCNP this morning. Very busy with riders, and trails in pretty good shape, and surprisingly dry.

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Amber
8 years

Rode LCNP today, a few boggy wet sections, water riding over all causeways, a few black snakes out, rideable

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Green
8 years

Creeks are down, trails have mostly dried.
Very rideable.

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Amber
8 years

Still a bit soggy in places, but OK to ride.

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Amber
8 years

Very wet today, will take a while to dry out, but still OK to ride.

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Amber
8 years

Trails are are pretty wet today, and there are some trail closures for the next week or so. The closures are along the very rocky trail that follows the Lane Cove River upstream, starting and the...

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Green
8 years

All good, the trails are mostly pretty dry.

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Amber
8 years

Rode through from Gloucester Ave to Devlins Ck track and back this arvo. Sandy bits have firmed up with the rain. The track closures for the aqueduct work near Browns Waterhole were meant to...

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Amber
8 years

Track is dry and in good nick from Gloucester Ave through to Devlins Ck track, with nice traffic lines developing with the extended dry weather.

However, according to signage, there is...

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Green
8 years

Only did Grosvenor St through to Brown's waterhole today, but its all pretty dry. A bit of leaf litter and some of the grass is getting long, but otherwise good.

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Green
8 years

Trails are damp but all good - stream crossings rideable.

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Green
8 years

Generally pretty good, most of the usual wet areas are mostly dry.

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Amber
8 years

Rode through from Ryde Rd to Brown's waterhole this arvo. Some bits are probably not going to dry out this side of Christmas, but the rest has drained pretty well for the most part. Sandy bits...

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Green
9 years

Rode through from Ryde Rd to Canoon Rd exit today. A bit wet after the hike a bike section and a couple of damp spots thereafter, but generally good. Tough getting used to rocky fire trails again...

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Amber
9 years

Only did the main trail between Brown's Waterhole and Devlins Creek. A few puddles but otherwise good. Dry up in Pennant Hills park.
That was before it started hissing down this arvo, so...

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Green
9 years

Trails have drained well - just a few puddles in the usual places.

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Green
9 years

The main trails have drained pretty well, just a few soggy patches here and there. The rocky trail that follows the Lane Cove River upstream from the intersection with Devlin's Creek (ie from the...

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Green
9 years

Rode various bits of LCNP including Terry's Ck track (to the M2) and Devlins Ck track, plus the main spine and all good. Very few wet patches, a couple of stinky bits where the sewer pipes are...

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Green
9 years

Wet - as you'd expect today - but still quite ridable. Best of all, it seems the trails there are not transmission eaters when its wet.

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Green
9 years

A few puddles here and there but definitely OK to ride. All the major track work seems to be finished and tracks have been reopened. A couple of the stepper sections have been concreted.

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Amber
9 years

There is now one major track closure (the old major concreted hill climb off the track that links up Browns Waterhole and Robin Ave in South Turramurra). This limits your options to string...

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Amber
9 years

Rode today and there are three separate track closures due to track work.

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Green
9 years

Nice and dry. The rains from a few weeks ago have created some ruts in some firetrails, but that just makes them more fun and rocky.

As this trail doesn't have a description and I don't...

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Green
9 years

4 March 2010

Trails are pretty dry conditions now, but some of the Creek crossings have collapsed (Devlin's) with all the recent rain, so take care when crossing.

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Amber
9 years

Road from epping to browns waterhole and back this morning, bit wet on the trail near cheltnam, at the creek crossing between whale rock and the big hill upto pennent hills park, one causeway has...

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Green
9 years

Hardly any puddles this morning. All good!

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Green
9 years

A few puddles here and there but mostly in excellent condition. Stop reading this and go ride it!

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Green
9 years

According to http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/dsp_content.cfm?cat_id......

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Red
9 years

Sydney wide total fire ban. See: http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/...

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Green
9 years

RFS update page shows TFB removed and fire danger decreased: http://www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/...

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Red
9 years

Rode this morning, and there are no signs indicating that it's closed. NPWS website also says it's open.

Update "All Walking Tracks and Fire Trails will be CLOSED whilst...

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9 years

TOTAL FIREBAN AND TRAIL CLOSURE IN KG / Garigal NP SINCE FRIDAY 20/11 @ 8 AM

see: http://nobmob.com/node/11452...

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Green
10 years

Everything has dried out pretty well, back to the usual few puddles and soggy bits that are easily avoided.

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Amber
10 years

Some puddles, and creek crossings are pretty deep, but most of the trails have drained well.

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Green
10 years

Fire trails along Browns Water Hole and Whale Rock very dry now. Isolated drainage problems spray a very small amount of splatter.

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Green
10 years

Fire Trails fairly dry. A rare spot of slop where the trail does not drain.

2 hours of riding on Sunday afternoon required only a light rinse under the hose.

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Amber
10 years

Fire Trails around Browns Waterhole are very very wet up to whale rock

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Green
10 years

Rode this morning, few wet patches, but nothing serious.

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Amber
10 years

Rode LCNP this morning - there are still plenty of puddles and short sections of mud in the low lying areas. It takes a long time to dry out in winter so I would expect it to stay this way for a...

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