Some love hills. There is satisfaction found climbing a hill and the reward of a magnificent view at the top. The ride down is a real thrill. Here are suggest hill climbs that lie in the heart of the suburbs.
Mount Majura, behind Mount Ainslie, is a popular hill climb.
Many Canberra nature reserves have been reviewed on Australian Hiker.
Cycling is permitted in 30 of the Canberra Nature Park reserves. Information from the Management Plan 2019 can be found in OpenStreetMap. The rideable reserves are previewed here.
At your doorstep: 75% of Canberrans live within 500m from a Canberra Nature Park reserve.
Much of the recreational riding in Canberra are in areas controlled by the National Capital Authority.