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A Slice of Banana Pie: TEST

Turramurra, Cameron Park (cnr Gilroy & Eastern Rds), , AUSTRALIA
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This ride is Banana Pie minus the lung-busting climb out of Bobbin Head on the steep Mt Colah side. Starting at Turramurra station we will ride up through leafy Wahroonga to Hornsby and then take on the undulations of the Pacific Highway to Pie in the Sky for a pie and a coffee with a view. The return leg takes in Bobbin Head and the climb out the less steep N. Turramurra side. This is a good ride for people who want to step up a bit and challenge themselves with a ride that still includes some significant climbs.

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Pre-registration is required through the Bike North website link

Ride LeaderTrevor Nash
Distance (km)58
approx. 19-22 kms/hr
Metres Climbed 883.909
GradeMedium Hard
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SuitabilitySelf-sufficient riders who want to step up from medium rides but are not necessarily ready, or just don't want to take on the steep climb out of Bobbin Head, Ku-Ring-Gai side.
FeaturesGreat scenery, a yummy pie and a challenging climb or two.
Coffee stopUsually at Pie in the Sky
Expected duration4.5 hour(s) (estimate only - ride may be longer due to on the day factors)
For more information including ride map and profile, and any pre-registration options please check the Calendar Entry on the Bike North Website


As a participant in this dangerous recreational activity, you may be exposing yourself to a significant risk of harm. Bike North, the ride organisers and leaders wish to warn you of the risks and hazards that are an inherent part of cycling, and to take care to prevent putting yourself, your fellow participants and/or others into danger. By registering for this ride, you accept the warning as to risk, and you agree to ride in a safe and responsible manner and to obey all Australian Road Rules.


Event date: 24/01/2024
Time:  07:30:00

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