Historic Chiltern North East Victoria Australia

Cycling

Bush Biking @ Chiltern

Mountain Bike Rides in Chiltern - Mt Pilot National Park
All rides start from the Chiltern Visitor Information Centre at the corner of Alliance Street and Main Street, Chiltern. Distances stated are for the complete ride, returning to the start. The majority of each ride is on formed gravel roads but some sealed secondary roads are used where extra care will be needed.

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Chiltern Mo Ride 2014

The weekend of November 22 - 23 has been set aside for the event which will involve specific rides for 'hard core' cyclists, the determined amateur, social cyclists and cycling families… all on the one weekend.

Mo Ride 2014Chiltern Mo Ride 2014 is designed to raise awareness about men’s health in small Australian communities. The event is held to raise funds for the Movember Foundation.

Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces in Australia and around the world. The aim of which is to raise vital funds and awareness of men’s health issues - specifically prostate cancer and depression in men.

Mo Ride 2014 Mo Drive 2014
Mo Horse Ride 2014 Mo Walk 2014

CHILTERN MO WALK - Friday 21 November 2014

Join the local Landcare group at around 6.00pm for a leisurely loop walk along the town walking track, chat with friends and take it easy. This is a dog friendly activity – dogs must be on leads.

Start time
Start venue
Distance

Details
4.00pm
Chiltern Mt Pilot National Park
1½ hours

gcharles@communityaction.coop

CHILTERN MO DRIVE - Saturday 22 November 2014

Mo Drive adds another dimension to the successful Mo Ride 2014 stable of events and is designed to raise funds for the Movember Foundation and men's health. In 2014 Mo Drive will feature veteran and vintage cars.

So if you would like to participate in Mo Drive 2014 please complete an entry form. Then on Saturday November 23 drivers will assemble in Chiltern at the Tourist Park for a rally through the picturesque towns of Indigo Shire. Each car will receive an Indigo Passport upon entering the event. For each Visitor Information Centre stamp (visa) from places such as Chiltern, Rutherglen, Yackandandah and Beechworth drivers receive weighted points allocations. Drivers returning to Chiltern within the allocated time-frame will have their passports reviewed, points awarded for each 'visa' and totalled for a grand prize.

What a great way to see northeast Victoria... and help raise funds for the Movember Foundation..! We hope you can make it this year...

Start time
Start venue
Address

Details
9:00am
Tourist Park

Alliance Street, Chiltern VIC

0411 600 387 | kevin037@bigpond.com

CHILTERN MO (EQUINE) RIDE - Saturday 22 November 2014

This casual bush ride commences from the Chiltern Racecourse. The lead group will progress up into the Chiltern Mt Pilot National Park heading towards Donchi Hill. The distance to be covered on this trail ride is 13km.

On return enjoy lunch together before considering the 15km faster paced Get up & Go Ride. The lead group will head into the Barambogie area of the Chiltern Mt. Pilot National Park.

Start time
Start venue
Address
Distance

Details
9:30am
Chiltern Racecourse

Racecourse Road, Chiltern VIC
13km

03 5726 1497 | julied3@hotmail.co.uk

CHILTERN MO (Road) Ride - Sunday 23 November 2014

The 100km road ride commences in Chiltern and heads towards Rutherglen. Riders turn off to Cornishtown before reaching Jones Winery - the turnaround point. A relatively flat run will be enjoyed back to Chiltern through Chiltern Valley before tackling the climb towards Beechworth. The route then takes in Wooragee before descending through the Indigo Valley and Barnawartha for the completion of the 100km loop. For those completing the 65km loop, after returning through Chiltern Valley, this year the major climbs are removed and replaced with a flatter ride through the Chiltern - Mt Pilot National Park to Barnawartha before returning to Chiltern.

The 40km road ride commences in Chiltern and heads towards Rutherglen. Riders turn off to Cornishtown before reaching Jones Winery - the turnaround point. A relatively flat run will be enjoyed back to Chiltern through Chiltern Valley.

Start time
Start venue
Distance
Details
8.00am
Chiltern Tourist Park, Main Street
100km
03 5726 1300 | moride@chilternpostoffice.com.au

CHILTERN MO (Hybrid Bike) RIDE - Sunday 23 November 2014

Commencing in Chiltern, the 23km loop heads towards the historic Magenta Mining area, passing Green Hill Dam and underneath the Slaughter yard. The route continues through Bartley’s, climbing towards Donchi Hill and onto Marengo Road and into Chiltern Valley before heading back to Chiltern.

Start time
Start venue
Address
Distance
Details
8.15am
Chiltern Recreation Reserve
Alliance Street, Chiltern VIC
23km
03 5726 1300 | moride@chilternpostoffice.com.au

CHILTERN MO (Mountain Bike) RIDE - Sunday 23 November 2014

Commencing in Chiltern, the first 22km loop heads towards the Magenta Mining area and tackles the Slaughter yard area. For those continuing on to complete the 38km circuit, the route continues through the Bartley, Babbler and Donchi Hill area. This year’s ride is more free flowing with some challenging ups and speedy downhills.

Start time
Start venue
Address
Distance
Details
8.30am
Chiltern Recreation Reserve
Alliance Street, Chiltern VIC
22km or 38km
03 5726 1300 | moride@chilternpostoffice.com.au

CHILTERN MO YOUTH - Sunday 23 November 2014

Details to come...

Start time
Start venue
Address
11am
Chiltern Skate Prk
Alliance Street, Chiltern VIC

Entry form and ride details