Welcome to Orange
A high altitude food and wine region in the Central West of NSW, Orange is located 3.5hrs west of Sydney and a similar distance north of Canberra. The town sits at an elevation of around 930m and is surrounded by hundreds of kilometres of excellent road, gravel & MTB riding.
The Ride Orange website provides a collection of cycling routes in the area, created by local cyclists and selected to offer the best rides through our stunning Central West landscapes on the quietest roads. The site also provides some local knowledge on where to stop, what to wear and gear selection. Enjoy.
Featured Gravel Route
Millthorpe via Byng
A roundabout gravel way to get to Millthorpe. Head out through (the recently logged) Kinross Forest, then enjoy the rolling gravel roads around the 1830’s settlement Byng.
89km / 1120m / 3.5hrs
Featured Road Route
Stunning landscapes as you head South from Orange, through Blayney and on to Mandurama with Piggery Hill climb on the way home.
134km / 1648m / 5hrs
Featured MTB Trails
Lake Canobolas MTB Park
A series of trails across the road from Lake Canobolas, largely blue & green. Built and maintained by Orange Mountain Bike Club.