Whether visiting or a local, Adelaide and its surrounding regions offer plenty to the casual, family or hardcore rider, and the Adelaide Cycling Atlas is building a database of both established routes, popular climbs, and recommended itineraries to help your journey through the state even better by bike. Explore your options in the Atlas below. A QUICK GUIDE

Each route has a profile to guide your decision-making. Here's what you need to know:



Any of South Australia's 12 key regions, including Adelaide, Adelaide Hills, Barossa, Clare Valley, Eyre Peninsula, Fleurieu Peninsula, Flinders Ranges and Outback, Kangaroo Island, Limestone Coast, Murray River (inc Lakes and Coorong), Riverland and Yorke Peninsula.


How far the route is, this could be in one direction or a loop.

Difficulty (Koala Rating)

Flat, easy, quick some level of undulation, you'll raise a sweat a medium-distance ride with climbing a few hours in the saddle with longer climbs endurance riding

Ride type

Recommended bike type for your journey


Either Gravel, Unsealed or Sealed


Departure and arrival points for your journey (note: Most paths can be reversed)

Feed Zone

Townships we recommend for a bite to eat


An assessment of likely motor vehicle traffic conditions year-round.


Every entry in the atlas has a profile summary of the route, as well as a map showing start and end points.

The Big Two of South Australian adventure biking GRAND TOURS