Sydney Cycling Guide


Check the hardcore crit scene at Hefforn Park or go for a nice long ride through Royal National Park. The weather is usually warm and sunny: Bring just a kit and arm warmers and you’re set.

  • 26,796 Rides per Week
  • 513,015 Miles per Week
Sydney Running Guide

Top Cycling Routes in Sydney

  1. Akuna Bay

    • 44.9 mi Distance
    • 3,931 ft Elevation

    Akuna Bay is one of the best areas in Sydney to ride. With technical climbs and descents, experienced cyclists will enjoy switchback after switchback on this beautiful loop that...

    • Church Point General Store And Waterfront Cafe
    • Thai At Terrey Hills
  2. Stanwell Tops

    • 76.3 mi Distance
    • 5,474 ft Elevation

    This epic ride takes cyclists through the Royal National Park all the way to Stanwell Tops. It goes without saying that the Royal (which is the world's second oldest national pa...

  3. Ettalong

    • 83.5 mi Distance
    • 7,186 ft Elevation

    Ettalong is a lengthy and difficult ride full of adventure. This loop can be ridden in either direction but heading from Palm Beach to the ferry and on towards Ettalong is seen ...

    • 2108 Espresso
    • Brewhaha
    • and 3 more
  4. 3 Gorges

    • 60.2 mi Distance
    • 5,946 ft Elevation

    Mountain goats love the 3 Gorges loop, which has riders climbing around 1,800m of elevation. Not for the faint of heart, this ride will test even the fittest racers by the time ...

    • berowra waters tea house
    • Pierre's Cake Shop
    • The Corner Cafe
  5. Wiseman's Loop

    • 106.7 mi Distance
    • 8,849 ft Elevation

    Riding from Sydney to Wiseman's Ferry and back is no easy task but it's well worth the trip. Complete with heaps of steady climbs, gorgeous scenery, and minimal traffic, this le...

    • Bakery On Burton
    • Bush Bites
    • and 4 more
  6. Royal National Park Loop

    • 43.7 mi Distance
    • 3,939 ft Elevation

    Sydney's Royal National Park is a vast and wonderful park close to the city center. The oldest nature reserve in Australia, the RNP contains both forests and beaches and attract...

    • 7-Eleven
    • Hacking River
    • Rural Fire Service Waterfall Brigade
  7. Eastern Beaches

    • 25.5 mi Distance
    • 2,861 ft Elevation

    This 40km route through Bondi and the eastern suburbs is perfect for a scenic recovery ride. This being one of the wealthiest areas in Sydney, there are plenty of magnificent ho...

    • 9.30 Coffee Roost
    • Lush on Bondi
    • Paddington Grind
  8. Waterfall Ride

    • 56.3 mi Distance
    • 2,656 ft Elevation

    One of the most well known rides in Sydney, the Waterfall Ride is an easy to follow out and back route from Sydney to the town of Waterfall. The road surface is excellent and ri...

    • Brighton Kiosk
    • Hacking River
    • and 2 more
  9. North Loop

    • 46.8 mi Distance
    • 4,769 ft Elevation

    While riding the North Loop, cyclists will find themselves surrounded by green trees and bright blue bodies of water. Passing by Garigal National Park and Ku-Ring-Gai Chase Nati...

    • Bakery On Burton
    • Church Point General Store And Waterfront Cafe
    • and 4 more
  10. Giro d'Kellogg's

    • 28.6 mi Distance
    • 1,830 ft Elevation

    A classic, but relatively easy, Eastern Sydney ride that leaves from the Randwick Gates of Centennial Park at 7am every Saturday and Sunday. The ride heads South on quiet roads ...

    • Cheeky Monkey Multisport
    • Paddington Grind
    • Polar Cone Ice Creame