North Harbour Mountain Bike Trail


The North Harbour Heritage Park and Mountain Bike Trail will close from March 1 when work starts on the precinct’s second access road and bridge.
The bridge construction will extend the existing Moreton Bay Boulevard over Raff Creek, in the location of the current access point for Heritage Park.

While construction is in progress, park access will be temporarily prohibited to ensure public safety. Read More HERE

Set along 6km of North Harbour’s beautiful scenic river frontage in the Heritage Park area, this mountain bike trail near Brisbane is designed for beginners, families and intermediate level riders.

North Harbour Mountain Bike Trail

The perfect opportunity for families to enjoy a day in the sun, the North Harbour Mountain Bike Trail offers a minimum loop distance of 2.5km. The mountain bike trail parking and set off point is a great place to start or finish your day, fitted out with picnic shelters, water fountain and BBQs. Not too far from the North Harbour Heritage Park Compass Centre where you can find toilets and additional water facilities, the Mountain Bike Trail is part of the proposed 1000-acres of open space at North Harbour.

The tracks are open 6:00 am – sunset every day. Find some information about the tracks below.

Beginners/families: Keep it simple on the beginners/family loop that has minimal obstacles (roots, logs and rocks) that is suitable for off-road bikes and basic mountain-bike skills.

Intermediate track: This is a more difficult trail offshoot that features several optional obstacles with moderate gradients and variable surfaces.

Trail distances:

› Minimum loop distance: 2.5km approx.

› Medium loop distance: 3.75km approx.

› Full circuit distance: 5.25km approx.

Hot Tips for the Best Mountain Bike Experience

  • Always wear a helmet
  • Only ride on trails that suit your cycling abilities
  • Ride according to trail conditions
  • Take water, first aid kit, use sunscreen and insect repellent
  • Slow down and warn other riders when approaching
  • Give way when riding downhill
  • Keep trails in good condition by not riding during or immediately after wet weather
  • Respect areas closed to riding – Ride on trails only
  • Remember you are close to the river and farmland, closed areas are for your safety
  • Stay on marked trails and formed roads
  • Take your rubbish with you when you leave
  • Clean BBQs after use
  • Please note that no dogs are allowed on the trail or in the Heritage Park as this is a protected area

While in North Harbour…

Indulge your senses at the northside’s biggest foodie adventure – Bite Markets at North Harbour. Featuring over 40 permanent flavour makers, this food market is sure to hit all the sweet, spicy and savoury spots! A place for people to gather, eat and drink, Bite Markets is a colourful dining hub for those budget foodies with no dish selling for over $15 and now selling Little Bites starting from $2.50.

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Acknowledgement of Country - We would like to acknowledge the traditional owners of the lands and waterways of the Moreton Bay Region, the Kabi Kabi/Gubbi Gubbi, Jinibara, and Turrbal people and pay our respects to their Elders, past, present and emerging. We recognise the ongoing connection that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have to this land and recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the original custodians of this land.