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

Find us on FacebookThe weekend of November 21-23 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, testicular cancer and depression in men.

 

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

Mo RunMo Youth

 

CHILTERN MO WALK - Friday 21 November 2014

Join the local Landcare group 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
Where
Cost
Contact
6.00pm
Martin Park, Main Street Chiltern
Free
gcharles@communityaction.coop

CHILTERN MO RUN - Friday 21 November 2014

Come and enjoy an invigorating 5.4km run that begins in the historic town centre then makes its way into the beauty of Chiltern National Park. Indulge your senses as you take in the sights and sounds of magnificent trees and wildlife whilst you make your way along some of the parks most popular tracks before heading back to our starting point.

This is a fun run so we aim to make it fun. Take the time to admire your surroundings and enjoy some surprises you may find along the way!

Dogs are not permitted in the National Park

Start
Where
Cost
Contact
6.30pm
Laneway at Chiltern Bakery – off Conness Street Chiltern
$5 donation
Maree 0409 803 723 or email - murph10@bigpond.com

CHILTERN MO DRIVE - Saturday 22 November 2014

Join other motoring enthusiasts 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. This is a great way to see NE Victoria. Why not take a passenger? For the cost of your entry you can take a passenger with you!

Assemble
Where
Cost
Contact
9am               Start: 10am              End: 2pm
Chiltern Railway Goods Shed, Wills Street Chiltern
$10
Kevin 0411 600 387 or email - 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 join everyone for a BBQ lunch.

Start
Where
Cost
Details
9:30am
Chiltern Racecourse Reserve, Racecourse Road

Adults $30 | Children under 16 - $15
Julie 03 5726 1497 or email - juliedisher@outlook.com

CHILTERN MO YOUTH - Saturday 22nd November 2014

This year to celebrate Mo Youth event at the Skate Park and also the Final of the north east skate park series, the two events have been combined an event for families and all ages to enjoy.

The night will kick off with a kids bike ride around Chiltern's scenic Lake Anderson. Kids can dress their bikes and themselves up with prizes and a relaxed ride around the lake. Families can gather with their bikes at the Chiltern Skate at 5.00pm on the 22nd of November. On return stick around set up yours chairs and sit and enjoy a sausage sizzle, jumping castle, face painting and live music and the final of the NE Skate Park Series a great family night out. All kids participating in the ride will have a chance to win a kids bike.

Chiltern Skate Park will come to life with Professional Skate and BMX demo’s, riders from all across the region and some great live music. Officially starting at six pm, but young people are welcome to come down from five to say hi, refine some of their tricks and get some tips off the pros. Music and the competition will start from 6 and conclude at 10pm.

Start
Where
Cost
Contact

Kids Ride 5pm - NE Skate Park Final 6pm
Chiltern Skate Park, Alliance Street Chiltern
FREE
Joanne 0434 929 842 or email - joannesmith13@y7mail.com

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
Where
Cost
Contact
8.00am
Chiltern Tourist Park, Alliance Street Chiltern
100/65km $40 | 40km $30
Matt 03 5726 1300 or email - 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
Where
Cost
Contact
8.15am
Chiltern Tourist Park, Alliance Street Chiltern
$30
Matt 03 5726 1300 or email - 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
Where
Cost
Contact
8.30am
Chiltern Tourist Park, Alliance Street Chiltern
$30
Matt 03 5726 1300 or email - moride@chilternpostoffice.com.au

Entry form and ride details