Mountain Biking in Thredbo
Thredbo Mountain Bike Park is the home of epic alpine riding. There’s chairlift accessed gravity trails, skills parks, a linked network of cross-country trails, a fast flowing pump track and a team of qualified guides to take your riding to the next level. The highly anticipated Thredbo All–Mountain Trail is open in its full glory, starting above the tree-line with unrivalled views down the Thredbo Valley, riders descend 10km to the valley floor.
Specialised Accommodation for Mountain Bikers
THREDBO ALL-MOUNTAIN TRAIL
Starting at 1930m above sea level, riders are taken over 10km down through the impressive mountain landscape with uninterrupted views of the Thredbo Valley. Although not as steep as the Flow Trail, it offers intermediate and advanced riders plenty of variety and line choice. Once at the Creek Station, riders can climb back to the Kosciuszko Express, take the easy cruise via Friday Drive or continue along the Thredbo Valley Track.
KOSCIUSZKO FLOW TRAIL
Perfect for those looking for an introduction into downhill riding or a warm up for the Cannonball. Starting at the top of the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift, riders roll through single-track with never ending rollers and smooth berms to keep the flow going, it is a blast top to bottom. The gradient steady giving riders a more mellow ride, but still providing the adrenalin rush of downhilling.
CANNONBALL DOWNHILL TRAIL
Thredbo’s signature trail, descending 600m vertically through the tree-lined Supertrail slopes. Cannonball tests riders with off-camber roots, rock drops, jumps, wall-ride and other technical features that the gravity specialists dream about. Recent upgrades include more fall-line added along with some big jumps in the mix for the free riders. Full-face helmet compulsory.
MTB SKILLS PARKS
SNOWGUMS SKILLS PARK
Level: All levels
Thredbo’s Skills Park is the place for any rider to fine-tune their skills before heading out on the trails. The Skills Park, located at the base of Snowgums Chairlift, consists of a range of features and obstacles to advance your skills & techniques on before hitting the trails.
VILLAGE GREEN PUMP TRACK
Level: All levels
Great free-rolling fun for the whole family and all riding styles. The track design is free form with rollers, berms and jumps. It is great for your mountain biking skills and for fitness.
HOLLYWOOD JUMP PARK
Feature tabletops, step-ups, step-downs and hips to negotiate. With all features rollable, your wheels don’t have to leave the ground.
THREDBO VALLEY TRAIL
THREDBO VALLEY TRACK – RANGERS STATION LOOP
Distance: 12km return
This is an impressive trail ride with a nice mix of terrain and highlights. A shared-use trail takes riders down the picturesque Thredbo Valley across three amazing suspension bridges to the old Rangers Station. Meandering along the banks of the famous Thredbo River, riders can maintain flow undulating through open grasslands and thick eucalyptus. This section of the trail is perfect for the beginners with some climbing involved on the return trip back to Thredbo.
THREDBO VALLEY TRACK – ONE WAY TO THREDBO DIGGINGS / CRACKENBACK
Distance: 14.5km to Thredbo Diggings, 20km to Lake Crackenback Resort
Continuing on from the above ride, riders cross the river from the Ranger Station on another impressive bridge. Here you will find the excitement starts to pick up in the forests and open woodlands with smooth descents and short uphill bursts littered with rollers to keep the flow going. Running parallel with the run of the Thredbo River, you continue onto Thredbo Diggings campsites where riders can call it a day or make your way to the well-maintained trails of Lake Crackenback Resort.
Distance: 2.9 km
The Village Loop heads out from Valley Terminal past the base of Snowgums then you start to climb. You traverse through forests, past waterways and rock pools before meeting up with the Kosciuszko Flow Trail- Riders can either continue on to the Golf Course Loop via the Golf Course Connector or head back to Valley Terminal. This trail is also accessed by the Friday Flat Loop and Thredbo All-Mountain Trail.
FRIDAY FLAT LOOP
Distance: 2.4 km
Starting at the Thredbo Valley Track trailhead, riders cross undulating terrain, across bridges, through gum trees before a winding climb. This links the Thredbo Valley Track and Bridle Loop to the trail network.
Distance: 2 km
With only a slight undulation you loop around the southern end of the village along the Thredbo River. Keep pedalling onto the Friday Flat Loop, Bridle Loop or Thredbo Valley Track or simply follow the track behind the big carpark, onto Friday Drive back to the village.
BRIDLE TRAIL LOOP
Distance: 1.9 km
The Bridle Loop is a short and sharp technical loop accessed by the start of the Thredbo Valley Track (TVT). The trail heads downhill on an exhilaratingly flowy section of the TVT before making a tight uphill turn into a technical climb that will test not only the novice climbing skills, but also the cross country specialists. A quick descent takes you back to the trailhead with a lovely view of the Thredbo River.
GOLF COURSE LOOP
Distance: 2.4 km
Starting at the top of Crackenback Ridge, access is through the top gate of Crackenback Drive. Riders then head out on the single track skirting the 9 hole golf course, along the Thredbo River. With a few small steps, short technical climbs and the odd rock garden to negotiate, this one is for the more intermediate riders.