Category Archives: FNQ

FNQ day 7

A fantastic day. this is what wilderness touring is all about. We did 60km with first 12 on tar. Then headed up a twisting forest tracks for the next 8km gaining 1,000 meters on height and going through rainforest and … Continue reading

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FNQ day5

Today was a rest day. Great food and I was. Volunteering in the kitchen making salad for 60 people. Great fun. Also went to Atherton to get phone reception

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FNQ day 2

Tent works out well will be cramped for 2 but doable With one the bag fits in Today we start mountain riding 35 km through the national park. Quite hilly so today will be the test. I’ve serviced the headset … Continue reading

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FNQ day 4

72 km with first 20 on bitchmen rolling hills but overall downhill. A ton of fun then the next 52 on dirt forest trails. Quite a few people found it hard but I didn’t. As it was very similar to … Continue reading

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FNQ end of day 3

Today was 42km. We started with a steep climb for 2km out of camp on gravel roads. From there the next 18 were through the forest – undulating roads a bit of pushing uphill but not as much as yesterday. … Continue reading

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FBQ end day 2

Well 38 kn through the national park 2 quite high hills were I pushed and rode the bike. The experienced riders thought it hard. So did I. I was relatively impressed at my performance. The question I ask is mountain … Continue reading

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