Saturday, March 30, 2013
AUSTRALIA - WATAGANS STATE FOREST - MTB - 29 march 2013
I parked on Tobias Road in Mandalong on the edge of the Watagans State Forest.
It was a good long hard ride with big steep up hill grinds and fast downhills .
I turned off at Sawpit Road which was more of a track. I went through puddles, mud and fell a number of times. The road came to a dead end so I back tracked and took a turn downhill along a rutted track that ended in a rainforest. T'was very steep!
Eventually, I joined back with the returning road.
distance 15.52 km
time 1h 50mins
av speed 8.5km/h
max speed 35.9km/h
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