Mountain biking
  • Last updated:
  • 19 Feb 2021

Check out how you can Choose to Move on two wheels

There's lots for you are your family to enjoy with Mountain Biking (MTB) on the Sunshine Coast. Purpose built tracks for beginners, intermediate and advanced riders and everything from forest tracks and fire trails to shared pathways and parks. Choose from a range of locations, distances, difficulty levels and on-site facilities to find the ride that's right for you. 

Find a club, join a ride, attend events and workshops across the region. Here's how local clubs partner with Healthy Sunshine Coast.

Parklands Come and Try Day

If you have never ridden a mountain bike, want to learn about the trails at Parklands Reserve or want to know more about joining the Bushrangers Mountain Bike Club then attend the free club event. The event caters for all levels especially beginners and people with bikes but no off-road experience.

Volunteers will provide an introduction to mountain biking and information about the club's activities. You'll be invited to ride a range of tracks suited to your level of ability with guided rides through the Parklands tracks.

BYO mountain bike or request a loan bike and helmet when you register*

Day: Sunday 14 March
Time: 8.00am - 11.00am
Location: Parklands Forest Reserve, Parklands MAP
Enter via carpark on Radar Hill Road
Check in at the gate or walk or ride to the Skills Area
Free sausage sizzle, drinks available. 

You must register to attend this event by contacting the club
*Remember to request a bike/helmet when registering (booking required/limited available)

For Healthy Sunshine Coast updates and before you attend an event complete a one-time online registration with council JOIN THE MOVEMENT

Learn to ride MTB this year

Healthy Sunshine Coast Learn to Mountain Bike workshops will commence in the cooler months, after Easter.

Ideal for adults and teenagers who are competent bike riders, the workshop builds specific mountain biking skills and special know-how from qualified and experienced trainers. Experience training on on open fields before heading onto the tracks with your instructors. Hardworking and dedicated members of CORCA (Caloundra Off Road Cycling Asn Inc) partner with Healthy Sunshine Coast to deliver these low cost half day workshops.  

For updates on workshops and before you attend an event complete a one-time online registration with council JOIN THE MOVEMENT

Recreational Partnerships

In this region, recreation clubs are supported by council through the Recreational Trails Partnership Program which offers community organisations multi-year funding to support nature based recreational infrastructure and its access and use by the community.