The MTB momentum has been building in Thredbo and this summer season will see some serious changes to ?the trails and the way you can ride Thredbo. ?Whether you are new to Mountain Bike ?riding and looking for some guidance or you are a hard core rider looking to push the limits, ?Thredbo is ready for all comers. Gravity Downhill Developements. [caption id="attachment_8921" align="alignleft" width="300"] Tim Windshuttle Sam Brownlie test-ride the All Mountain track[/caption] On the Gravity Trail Network?the Kosciuszko Flow Trail is getting a full makeover to beef up the fun factor and keep this 7km trail cranking. ?Of course the Cannonball is Thredbo's most advanced track and as I type there is an excavator shaping up banks and jumps near the bottom of this iconic track that will give it a nice "Flying Finish". However the big news for Gravity Riding in Thredbo ?is the launch of the new "All Mountain Trail."? This new flow track winds its way down the mountain and ?promises unrivalled views down the Thredbo Valley as?the track descends through ?the Cruiser ski area before , winding ?through?some spectacular alpine forest as you?negotiate flowing switchbacks, smooth rollers, boulder rides and some fast downhill sections. [caption id="attachment_8922" align="alignleft" width="300"] Sam Brownlie testing the All Mountain Trail[/caption] The All-Mountain Trail has some of the??best flowing single-track ?in Thredbo. Although not as steep and technical as the Kosciuszko Flow Trail, it offers advanced riders more difficult line options with or without the wheels leaving the ground.? Once you hit the??trailhead you ?can choose to either? continue along the village cross country network or keep the flow going on the amazing?Thredbo Valley Track with another 19km of riding from Thredbo to Lake Crackenback and beyond. New Cross Country Trail Network. The Thredbo Mountain Crew are also doing a full rework of the XC network ?to make sure the Village is Cross Country ready for the MTB Nationals?Round coming to Thredbo in February. While this trail network has some awesome?riding for advanced riders there are also new easy beginner and intermediate loops to give every level of rider some XC fun. The fun factor is also being ramped up with a full rebuild and expansion of the Pump Track on Thredbo's Village Green and the new improved MTB Skills Park with??sculpted berms, a progressive line of drops, ladder bridges and small rolling jumps. ?This is a great place to tweak your technique before hitting the big hill. Check out the latest Thredbo MTB Trail Map here: Clinics and Lessons [caption id="attachment_4425" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Pump Track is being re built[/caption] This summer Thredbo brings in a?whole new range of clinics, lessons and sessions for all levels of riders. The new clinics are perfect for those looking for an introduction to the chairlift and the epic riding in Thredbo, or more advanced riders looking to take their riding to the next level.? Private Lessons are also available for those who prefer more one on one attention. The Thredbo MTB guides and instructors are Level 1 Professional Mountain Bike Instructor qualified.
- MTB Group Clinics
- Freeriders Clinics School Holidays 29th December to 23rd January.