Launceston & Region Trails
Launceston has three specific locations to ride. (see maps below)
1. Trevallyn Nature Recreation Area (managed by Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service)
2. Kate Reed Nature Recreation Area (managed by Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service)
3. Hollybank Forest (managed by Sustainable Timber Tasmania)
The tracks and trails within Kate Reed and Trevallyn Nature Recreation Areas are shared use. Please respect other users within these areas and slow down and give way to walkers.
There are also old trails in the foothills and forest around Ben Lomond National Park. A 45 minute drive from Launceston.
Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails are about 90 minutes from Launceston.
Or for a comprehensive guide of where to ride in Tassie go to either;
Volunteering requirements for Kate Reed and Trevallyn Nature Recreation Areas
Prior to recommencing, volunteers must review the information and submit completed forms as follows:
Kate Reed - Open (see COVID-19 safety information below)
Trevallyn - Open (see Fuel Reduction Burn information below)
Hollybank/No Sweat/Tall Timbers - Open (see Road and track closures below)
Juggernaut - Open (see Road and track closures below)
Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service
COVID-19 safety information
Trevallyn NRA Trails Reopened After Fuel Reduction Burning Completed (Posted 01-May-2023)
The Parks and Wildlife Service advise all the Trevallyn NRA and Cataract Gorge Reserve trails have been reopened. Trail closure signs and tape have been removed. Post burn hazard signs will remain in place until after the next couple of fronts cross.
Please be careful and send us a message if you find any significant debris across a trail.
The LMBC trails crew
Adopt a Trail
The trails are in prime condition thanks to our "Adopt a Trail" volunteers. If you see the "Trail Maintenance in Progress" signs out on the trails please slow down and say hi & thanks!
If you find a tree across a trail take a screen shot of the trail on a map (eg Trailforks) and mark an X where the tree is. This will help us try and get the trees cleared quicker!
The LMBC trails crew
"If you're leaving tracks,