Tasmania - 5 day Derby tour

Trip Summary-

Overview

Join us for a 5 day riding trip to Derby, Tasmania!
Wednesday 9th - Monday 14th October 2019

$1399 p/p. limited rider numbers, contact us now!

Overview -

This 5 day mountain bike tour is all about the world class Derby trails. Blue Derby is now acclaimed as one of the best trail networks on the planet and draws riders both interstate and internationally.
Ride with a guide and private shuttles on the huge variety of trails the region has to offer. Progress thru easy, fun flow into more technical terrain and challenge yourself to trails featured in the Enduro World Series in 2017 & 2019.

Skill level -

Intermediate to advanced bike skills required. Must be confident on green thru to black rated trails.

Fitness -

Capable of consecutive full days in the saddle. Approx 30-50kms a day.

Bike -

Serviced and ready to withstand 5 days of pushing the limits without breakdowns! I'de suggest a 120-160mm travel trail/enduro dually.

Equipment -

Appropriate riding gear for all weather conditions, knee pads & a full face helmet is recommended for the black rated trails.
(if you are unsure contact us for a chat)

You will be accommodated at the awesome Handlebar Homestead in Branxholm and hosted by the owner Steve. No doubt he'll join us for a day riding on the Blue Tier and a beer or two.
Transfers and shuttles are in a late model 14 seater Toyota Hiace with a custom made enclosed, lockable bike trailer.

Phil Exton (Owner/Managing Director of Tasmanian Mountain Bike Adventures and Jimmy Dawson (Owner/Guide and Mechanic from Spoke N Trail) will be your travel guides, making sure this is your best mtb holidays ever!

Itinerary

9th October:

Jetstar-Brisbane 5pm – Arrives
Launceston 8.40pm. Airport Pickup and drive direct to accommodation at Handlebar Homestead, Branxholm (8 km from Derby)

10th October:

Breakfast at accommodation. Construct bikes. Ride Derby trails. Unlimited shuttles to Black Stump. Lunch at a cafe in Derby. Dinner at a local venue.

11th October:

Breakfast at accommodation. Shuttle to Blue Tier (19km ride). Lunch at Weldborough Hotel. Shuttle to Atlas trail head. Ride trails back to Derby (approx. 14km). Dinner at a local venue.

12th October:

Breakfast at accommodation. Ride Derby trails. Unlimited shuttles to Black Stump. Lunch at a cafe in Derby. Dinner at a local venue.

13th October:

Breakfast at accommodation. Group option of returning to Blue Tier/Atlas or doing more of the Derby trails.

14th October:

Breakfast at accommodation. Black Stump shuttles until mid afternoon. Wash and pack bikes.Shower before heading back to Launceston for dinner at around 6pm. Airport drop off around 7pm.(Jetstar-9pm, Arrive Bris. 10.45pm - direct flight)

Price Includes:

Airport pick up and drop off
All breakfasts
Accommodation (Twin share)
Transportation to and from all riding venues
Tour guides & Mechanic
All shuttles at Derby (private group)

Not included:

Airfares
Lunches and Dinners
Bike Hire

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Specialising in Mountain Biking Tours in South East
Queensland we are Spoke N Trail