Grand Ridge Rail Trail 13km
We design fabulous, enjoyable, self guided, fully supported tours on the Rail Trails of Gippsland.
Start any day you like!
We support cyclists with bike hire and transfers on all of our wonderful Gippsland Rail Trails.
GRAND RIDGE RAIL TRAIL
Grand Ridge Rail Trail
The Grand Ridge Rail Trail is set high up on the ridge in the forested Strzelecki Ranges. This trail is a lovely forest trail, 13k each way, in the heart of Gippsland that traverses beautiful mountain countryside with a gentle trail grade between Boolarra and Mirboo North. There are several floral reserves and finishes with a boutique brewery at Mirboo North. Mirboo North also has beautiful gardens, playgrounds and fabulous bakery and cafes.
Mirboo North to Boolarra 13k.
There is no accommodation at Boolarra. Accommodation is available at Mirboo North.
Three Rail Trail Cycle Experience:
This cycle tour showcases the Bass Coast, Grand Ridge and the Great Southern Rail Trails. You will enjoy the amazing Bass Coast Rail Trail with its huge trestle bridge, the wild coastal scenery of the Bunurong Reserve, the forests of the Grand Ridge high in the Strzelecki Ranges and the rolling dairy country with views to Wilsons Promontory.
5 Rail Trails Cycle Tour:
This tour takes you through Gippsland on Rail Trails. It includes the Bass Coast Rail Trail, Philip Island Cycle Paths, Great Southern Rail Trail, Grand Ridge Rail Trail, Gippsland Plains Rail trail and East Gippsland Rail Trail. more than 320km of fabulous cycling on our unique rail trails. 10D 9N. $5,400 for 2 adults; $6,300 for a family of 4. Includes 9 nights accommodation, 10 days bike hire, luggage transfers, group transfer between the rail trails and roadside assist. You can book this tour online. Ask us about large groups.
Day 1: $60
$20 per day for each day after that
Every adult bikes comes with helmet, spare tube, pump and handlebar bag
Day 1: $30
$15 per day for each day after that
Rear Pannier Bag
Rear Panniers clip onto the back parcel rack and are quick release. They can carry your needs for your cycle tour.
We have quality Trek 8.4 DS bikes for a comfortable ride. With 27 gears, hydraulic disc brakes, lock-out front shocks, these bikes are perfect for cycling the Rail Trails. Range of sizes available.
Helmets are provided as you must wear a helmet.
Minimum Fee $160 per group of bikes up to 8
$30 per bike if booked 7 days in advance
The Grand Ridge Rail Trail is a fun Rail Trail to cycle in both directions. As you will need to arrive by car we don’t offer transfers as this is a short rail trail.
Alkira Garden Studios in Leongatha is our beautiful accommodation that is extra cyclist friendly!
Located at 90 McCartin St, in the center of town, we can accommodate groups of upto 10. We can then transfer you to Mirboo North for your ride.
Alkira has 2 Garden Studios, Magpie and Kookaburra. Each has a Queen Bed and ensuite bathroom. They are separate buildings in a lovely garden with outdoor setting. There is a shared dining room with microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery. Each cabin has tea and coffee and a fridge. There is a lovely BBQ.
For large groups we can include Alkira House which is a full house with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a full kitchen, dining table for 10 and lounge.
Prices: Single or Couple $139; 3 or 4 persons $260. Ask us for larger groups.