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Glenrock mountain biking trails

Glenrock State Conservation Area

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Glenrock mountain biking trails.

Getting there and parking

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    From Newcastle, Charlestown and Sydney, take the Pacific Highway to Highfields or Kahibah in Newcastle


    There's parking in Yuelarbah and Angophora carparks, both of which are bitumen seal. Yuelarbah carpark has 3 accessible parking spaces.

    Parking is also available in an informal council-owned carpark on Gun Club Road. This carpark is next to the gate that can be opened with an MLAK key to provide easy access for mobility riders.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Glenrock State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.


    Enjoy exploring the park's mountain biking trails when the weather becomes cooler.


    The park's birds will be chirping and singing, look out for them in the trees as you hit the tracks and trails.


    The park's beaches are a delight at this time of year – you can surf and swim to your heart's content.


    Walk the Bombala walking track for excellent coastal views – you may even spot a whale or two.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature


    20°C and 25°C

    Highest recorded


    Winter temperature


    11°C and 18°C

    Lowest recorded



    Wettest month


    Driest month


    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day




    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    Beach safety

    Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

    Cycling safety

    Hundreds of cyclists head to our national parks for fun and adventure. If you're riding your bike through a national park, read these mountain biking and cycling safety tips.

    Mobile safety

    Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).


    Disability access level - medium

    • The entrance to the trails from Fernleigh Loop onto Gun Club Road has a gate that can be opened with a MLAK key, providing easy access for mobility riders.
    • Please note, the informal car park adjacent to the MLAK gate at Gun Club Road has no designated accessible parking spaces.



    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.


    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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