METROPOLITAN AND COMMUTER PATHS

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:

FAST FACTS

Region

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.

Distance

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

Surface

Either Gravel, Unsealed or Sealed

Start/Finish

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

Feed Zone

Townships we recommend for a bite to eat

Traffic

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

PROFILE AND MAP

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


CITY-BASED AND COMMUTER PATHS