Friday, May 6, 2016
SYDNEY BLACKBUTT CREEK MTB - 2 MAY 2016
In Sydney on a sunny afternoon.
Time for a MTB at Blackbutt Creek.
Blackbutt Creek is basically a stormwater drainage area but the water looked clear and the area smelled nice.
The creek and it's thickly vegetated and steep valley is in the centre of suburbia. A short peddle off the main road and then ... where did the city go? It goes to show that natural and urban areas can get along.
The ride was basically a service road with some very steep sections and a few side walking tracks.
I enjoyed this short but challenging 5km ride.
The surf was very flat but the weather was sunny but cool. I drove to Bouddi national Park and had a ride on the old Wagstaffe and Hardys ...
I had a great wander around this morning checking the surf in a number of spots - Wamberal Beach, Blue Lagoon, Shelley Beach, pelican Beach,...
I woke early and drove with lights on so it was pretty early. I passed the beaches and there was enough light to see that it was an onshore ...