A more detailed track description will be in the TQ23 magazine.
Important TQ23 track information
There will be a more detailed course description in the TQ23 magazines, which all riders will receive in their entry bags at nominations. Please note, tracks are subject to weather conditions and any factors impacting rider and horse welfare.
Leg 1 (red arrows)- 44km
This is rated the toughest leg of the 160km. This is a mix of firm forestry roads, the Derrier Hill grid, windy tracks, steep climbs to the Imbil township and travelling along the old railway line.
Leg 2 (black arrows)- 44km
This leg heads towards Kenilworth and is a mix of undulating ground that is good underfoot, firm forestry roads and climbing Quarry Hill.
Leg 3 (blue arrows)- 32km
This leg heads over to the Mitchell Creek side of the forestry and includes a long climb over Melawondi Hill.
Leg 4 (green arrows)- 24km
This is a loop around Foreign Legion and Triangle check point before heading back to base.
Leg 5 (brown arrows)- 16km
This is a flat loop that heads south over Stirling's Crossing.