Came down Montacute Road yesterday with a group and we all noticed the surface was covered (sprinkled) with very fine gravel . I read that there had recently been some road works up there . Just…Continue
A few weeks ago I was bikepacking / touring and by trying to avoid the main roads came across a nice bike track just on the outskirts of Kadina . It looked like it was heading in the right direction…Continue
"These protuberances have always been a pet dislike of mine along with most bollards, but that's another subject, they are both anti cyclist. There are many of these (waste of concrete) things also on most roads down around Hallett Cove,…"
"Came down from Marble Hill, turned off to head down the Corkscrew to the Mawson Trail.
The 'slippery Rd' signage is poor. There were 2 signs out, one either side of the rd, but pretty much in the apex of the left hand corner at the…"
"Yea I live there - what they've done to that section is pretty bad for riding on. Maybe it's better for the cars but yea as a cyclist it's crappy. That right hander gets a lot of motorists as well, either cutting the corner and…"
"Cyclists have been crashing on Montacute rd for as long as Montacute rd has been there...
Having said that I had concerns from day 1 after the new gravel was layed. I rang the council and told them it was an accident waiting to happen and they said…"
re Montacute Road.
First time posting here, and have delayed for awhile pending information.
On April 25th, ANZAC Day, one of our group whilst decending hit the gravel and went over guard rail, at 906 Montacute Road.
After the attendance of 2…"
Came down Montacute Road yesterday with a group and we all noticed the surface was covered (sprinkled) with very fine gravel . I read that there had recently been some road works up there . Just take care when descending . Go a bit slower than usual ! See More
Pete, there are different ways of promoting cycling: reporting hazards, bike co-op and organising rides. Yesterday I did the twilight ride of 35km, plus my ride there and back. Currently I do not cycle far or fast.