Stromlo Forest Park

Stromlo Forest Park

Please note, while restrictions put in place to respond to COVID-19 are easing, there may be some changes to business-as-usual to keep workers and visitors safe. Please contact the business for the most up to date information, including opening times and social distancing measures.

If getting active in the great outdoors is your idea of living it up, you’ll love Stromlo Forest Park, just 15 minutes drive from the Canberra city centre.

Whatever your passion – running, walking, mountain biking, cycling or horse-riding – this world-class facility has you covered.

The Vapour Trail network has been expertly designed to allow rider progression from the top of the mountain down to the bottom so there’s plenty of opportunities for people to develop their skills and progress as riders.

With trails and tracks for all levels, as well as a criterium cycling circuit and event pavilion, Stromlo Forest Park is perfect for professionals and rookies alike. Bring a picnic and make a day of it!

  • People riding mountain bikes at Stromlo Forest Park
    Stromlo Forest Park
  • A man riding a mountain bike at Stromlo Forest Park
    Stromlo Forest Park
  • Cycle race
    Cyclists testing the track and themselves
  • Horse and rider at Stromlo Forest Park
    Ideal for equestrian activities
  • Kids bike clinic
    Kids bike clinic
  • Runners at Stromlo Forest Park
    Running event
  • Cyclist perfecting skills on a plank
    Trying tricks at the Playground

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daily 6am - 6pm; Daylight savings times 6am - 9pm; Stromlo Forest Park will most likely be closed on days when a total fire ban is in place. Please monitor their website.

COSTS

Free

ACCESSIBILITY

Disabled access available, contact operator for details

Location

Stromlo Forest Park

Uriarra Road (near intersection of Uriarra Road and Coppins Crossing), Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Barbeque

Carpark

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 105 REVIEWS

Ranked #1 of 3 things to do in Stromlo on TripAdvisor

“Shame the Fires have destroyed buildings”

Reviewed on 20/01/2020

Worth a drive to Mt Stromlo. We visited here many years ago and it gave us a spooky feeling of being watched. It's sad to see that the fires had destroyed the telescopes but it's a great place to...

Review by

Debbie L

“excellent view”

Reviewed on 23/12/2019

not much people there. need to drive up. peaceful evening stroll. we spend slightly more than an hour there, wish we had more time.

Review by

zacandme

“Best flow trails”

Reviewed on 20/10/2019

This was my first time to Stromlo forest park. I took my 12 year old son here to mountain bike and it didn’t disappoint. Great flow trails and there is something for all levels. It was mid week so we...

Review by

Davidandrewmisipeka

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