Bike North

Canberra: North and East

Masterman St near Agar St, Bruce, , AUSTRALIA
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Arc around Lake Ginninderra and up to new-ish Gungahlin suburbs plus Yerrabi Pond. This first 20km is a tour de force of Canberra’s shared path network.

Then leave suburbia for farmland and bush, stopping at Sutton bakery for refreshment. More country riding, crossing the Federal Highway and south almost to Queanbeyan.

Head west towards central Canberra, passing airport (loo option) and War Memorial. Pass through CBD, stopping for lunch at one of numerous options. Tour scenic ANU.

North on paths to Bruce, completing the loop.

This ride suits fit, self-sufficient cyclists carrying water and sustenance

Notes: Start-time MIGHT change in collaboration the previous evening with riders.Coffee stop AND, near end-of-ride, lunch stop.

Pre-registration is required through the Bike North website link

Ride LeaderRichard Kelly
Distance (km)75
approx. 19-22 kms/hr
Metres Climbed 638.512
GradeMedium Hard
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SuitabilitySuits riders experienced on paths and country roads, used to light, fast traffic passing close. Unsuitable for speeding in parts.
FeaturesLake Ginninderra, Gungahlin area, farmland, bush, ANU. Canberra shared-path network.
Coffee stopLittle Sutton Bakehouse
Expected duration5.50 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: 13/03/2023
Time:  09:00:00

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  Masterman St near Agar St, Bruce, 
0428 640 975