Orange Gravel Trail

The Lachlan Valley Wiradjuri Country

Cycle the Orange Gravel Trail and immerse yourself in the culture, heritage and fun of The Lachlan Valley NSW,

Come and absorb the beauty, history and captivating sites that makes Lachlan Valley region one the Central West’s most fascinating, historical and culturally unique locations. Feel the wind in your hair, the fresh air in your lungs and savour the best of the great outdoors and the hospitability in the local towns and villages of the stunning Lachlan Valley region.

Orange Gravel Trail

The route comprises 8 section of approximately 50 - 70km per section, total distance of 380km, linking the towns of

Cowra, Canowindra, Cargo, Cudal, Molong, Orange, Milthorpe, Blaney, Carcoar, Mandurama, Woodstock

The Orange Gravel trail is a mixture flat terrain, steep climbsΒ  and steep descents.

The route is suitable/recommended for experienced gravel cyclists

Accommodation, Coffee, Food and points of interests are listed in each map section

The route avoids using main roads and utilises secondary rural bitumen and gravel roads. Bikes best suited to the route are hybrid or gravel bikes, mountain bikes, E Bikes.

The Lachlan Valley Trail and Central West cycle region has been developed by Central West Tours.Β  Cyclist who choose to self guide the LVCT or do other regional cycle routes shown on this site do so at their own risk and should take all reasonable steps to review road, weather and seasonal farming conditions before and during their Lachlan Valley adventure.

Orange Gravel Trail

Orange Gravel Trail

Year Round

Lachlan Valley - Gravel Roads, low traffic roads

Hard Fun - 380km -52% Gravel, steep climbs and descents

Coffee Stop - All major towns

Accommodation - All major towns.

Section are approximately 50 - 70km

Take in all the sights, sounds, smells and atmosphere of a cycle route which showcases the history and some of the most picturesque scenery of NSW.Β  Cycle along less travelled quiet roads and tree covered gravel lanesΒ  you’ll really feel immersed in the countryside and enjoy all of the beautiful discoveries that the Lachlan Valley has to offer.

Accommodation and Food

Accommodation is available in hotels, motels and guest houses in the following towns of Cowra, Canowindra, Cargo, Cudal, Molong, Orange, Milthorpe, Blaney, Carcoar, Mandurama, Woodstock

Emergency Situation

It is suggested that those undertaking the route download theΒ  NSW Emergency+ for iPhone and Android smartphones.

Emergency App

Sections

The Orange Gravel route has 8 sections. Below are the details for each section.

Cowra to Canowindra

45.5km
Hard Fun – Flat terrain, some up hills

Canowindra to Cudal

65.5km
Hard Fun – Flat terrain, some up hills and long day

Cudal to Molong

39km
Hard Fun – Flat terrain, some up hills

Molong to Orange

45km
Too Hard to be Fun – Up hills, long day and may be some flat terrain

Orange to Milthorpe

44km
Too Hard to be Fun – Up hills and may be some flat terrain

Milthorpe to Carcoar

44km
Too Hard to be Fun – Up hills and may be some flat terrain

Carcoar to Woodstock

73km
Too Hard to be Fun – Up hills, very long day and may be some flat terrain

Woodstock to Cowra

26km
Hard Fun – Flat terrain, some up hills and down hills

Acknowledgement of Country

Central West Tours acknowledge the generations of the local Aboriginal people of the Wiradjuri people who have lived and derived their physical and spiritual needs from the forests, rivers, lakes and streams of Central West Region as the traditional owners and custodians of these lands.

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The Lachlan Valley Trails and Central West cycle region has been developed by Central West Tours.Β  Cyclist who choose to self guide the LVCT or do other regional cycle routes shown on this site do so at their own risk and should take all reasonable steps to review road, weather and seasonal farming conditions before and during their Lachlan Valley adventure.

It is suggested that those undertaking the routes download theΒ  NSW Emergency+ for iPhone and Android smartphones.

Emergency App

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