Mountain biking and cycling are effective, healthy and environmentally friendly form of transport which are popular in Coffs Harbour.
Council has an ambitious plans to improve cycling conditions and encourage more people to get on their bikes and explore our beautiful region. Our 2014-2019 Bike plan(PDF, 6MB) set out our vision including future projects.
Cycling guides and maps for popular routes
Coffs Creek Loop
Coffs Creek is an oasis in the middle of Coffs Harbour and offers riders an easy escape from the CBD. The trail is a mix of road, bike path, dirt and boardwalks across sensitive wetland environments. Find out more about Coffs Creek Loop(PDF, 693KB) by downloading our brochure.
Woolgoolga Coastal Loop
Discover 3 unique headlands and 5 amazing beaches on the Woolgoolga Coastal Loop(PDF, 2MB) . The track provides tranquil locations with spectacular views. You are sure to find your own slice of the north coast for that quick break, a swim and maybe a picnic lunch.
Cows With Guns (Pine Creek)
Cows With Guns bike track (or 'Cows') is on the south side of Pine Creek and is the venue for most of the Coffs Harbour mountain bike club events. Whilst the area is generally flat there is enough undulation in the track to create some good flow.
Sawmill is situated in Pine Creek State Forest, just a 30 minute drive south of Coffs Harbour. Situated on the north side of Pine Creek it is a slightly more challenging trail network compared to Cows With Guns. For more information go to The Sawmill trail page.
Mt Coramba Downhill
One of Australia’s most renowned and long standing downhill trails, Mt Coramba is surrounded by the beauty of the Coffs Harbour forested areas with spectacular views of the mountains and the sea. The trail has a rich history and is known for its amazing build quality and attention to detail. To get the low down on the trails, go to Mt Corama Downhill trails page.
The Toormina Velodrome and Criterion Track offers a perfect venue for cycling training and racing. The venue is open free to the public and can also be booked for sporting events.
Bike storage facilities
Council has installed 5 secure bike storage facilities in the Castle Street car park. If you are a regular commuter to the Coffs Harbour CBD and need somewhere secure to store your bike, you may apply to Council for a key giving you exclusive use of one of the cages for a deposit of $50.
For more information please email Council.
Road rules for cyclists
Local bike maintenance tips brought to you by Our Living Coast
There a number of active bike clubs on the Coffs Coast including:
Many bike shops also conduct weekly rides to various locations.