Shuttles

Blue Derby Shuttles

Blue Derby Shuttles

 

With our Blue Derby shuttles you’ll get local rider experience showing you all Derby’s secrets, allowing you to make the most of your ride. Here at Up Down Around, we offer the largest variety of Blue Derby shuttle options for your MTB experience. 

Black Stump Gravity Shuttles

 

We’ll not only shuttle you to some of the best MTB trails in Australia, but we will also provide you with the local insight into which trails are running the best and help you plan your day of riding Blue Derby to get the best experience.

The Black Stump Gravity shuttle will give you access to the world-famous mountain bike trails such as Kummagutza, Air Ya Garn, Detonate, Flickity Sticks and so many more!

 

  • Test your stamina with an unlimited All Day Shuttle Pass for $70 per rider
  • Advice on the trails and directions once you reach the shuttle drop off point
  • Continuously running shuttles from 9 am to 4pm with up to 5 vans running up the hill
  • More Vans, Leaving More Often = More Riding
  • A 10 Uplift Shuttle Pass Card for $120 that doesn’t expire and can be shared

Blue Tier and Atlas Shuttle

 

The original adventure trail that started it all!

Blue Tier and Atlas is an iconic 38 km trail that sends you deep into the Blue Tier rainforest where you’ll climb and flow through ancient moss-covered terrain before finishing on the world-famous Big Chook gravity descent, delivering you to the Historic Weldborough Pub.

After a delicious lunch and a local beer, we’ll shuttle you to the Atlas trail that weaves between giant boulders and deep gullies before a thrilling descent delivers you to the outskirts of the Blue Derby trail network. From here you can choose to descend back to the town of Derby via Trouty, Krushkas, Cuddles, Black Dragon or Dam Busters.

 

  • ​$75 per rider
  • Depart from the Derby trailhead at 8.45 am
  • A full day of riding approximately 38 km
  • Includes the famous Big Chook flow trail
  • Grab lunch at the Historic Weldborough Pub
  • Ride back into town via the Atlas trail
  • Choose between the intermediate trails – Dam Busters or Krushkas – or the advanced trails – Trouty, Cuddles or Black Dragon – to complete your ride back to Derby

First 13 km of The Bay Of Fires, Blue Tier & Atlas

 

Get ready for the ultimate day of riding the best of Blue Derby!

This adventure ride combines the best of the Bay of Fires trail with the iconic Blue Tier and Atlas for a whopping 52 km of epic flow and perfectly built singletrack through the dense rainforests surrounding Blue Derby.

Begin the day descending the fastest flow in Derby, the first 13 km of the Bay of Fires trail, before being picked up from the 13 km point and shuttled back to the top of the Blue Tier to experience the original adventure trail. The Blue Tier ride will lead you to the historic Weldborough Pub for a delicious lunch and local beer before we shuttle you to the top of Atlas. Finishing your day by riding the sensational singletrack back to Derby.

 

  • $120 per rider
  • Departs from the Derby trailhead at 8.45 am
  • A full day of riding approximately 52 km of the best adventure trails in Tasmania
  • Includes the best of the Bay of Fires trail – the first 13 km flow
  • Also includes the iconic and original flow trail, Big Chook
  • Grab lunch at the Historic Weldborough Pub
  • Ride back into town via the Atlas trail
  • Choose between the intermediate trails – Dam Busters or Krushkas – or the advanced trails – Trouty, Cuddles or Black Dragon – to complete your ride back to Derby
  • You can choose to be shuttled back to Derby after the Weldborough Pub if you’re too tired to continue

The Atlas Trail Shuttle

 

Why not ride the Atlas trail on fresh legs!?

We offer a shuttle to the Atlas trail at 8:45 am for those that wish to ride this epic without conquering the Blue Tier first. Atlas winds between giant boulders and deep gullies before a final lightly technical descent delivers you to the trail junction of Trouty, Cuddles, Black Dragon, Dam Busters and Krushkas. Choose between these trails to ride back into the town of Derby.

 

  • $40 per rider
  • Meet at 8:30 for 8:45am departure from Trailhead
  • Ride the 8 km Atlas trail to the outskirts of the Blue Derby trail network
  • Choose between the two intermediate trails – Dam Busters or Krushkas – and advanced trails – Trouty, Cuddles or Black Dragon – to ride back to town
  • The total distance from the beginning of Atlas to the Derby trailhead is approximately 15km

First 13 km Of Bay Of Fires and Atlas Shuttle

 

Introducing you to the ultimate gravity combination of Blue Derby!

Combining the best of the epic adventure flow trails with minimal climbing, this duo will have you flying high as you weave through tight and fast lines, popping over boulders and skimming past trees.

Begin the day descending the best of the Bay of Fires trail, the first 13 km. From the 13 km point, we will pick you up and shuttle you to the Atlas trail where you can ride all the way back to Derby. The Atlas trail ends at a junction on the outskirts of the Blue Derby network, where you can choose to descend back to the town of Derby via Trouty, Krushkas, Cuddles, Black Dragon or Dam Busters.

 

  • $95 per rider
  • Depart from the Derby trailhead at 8.45 am
  • Ride 28 km of epic flow
  • Includes the best of the Bay of Fires trail – the first 13 km of flow
  • Ride back into town via the Atlas trail
  • Choose between the intermediate trails – Dam Busters or Krushkas – or the advanced trails – Trouty, Cuddles or Black Dragon – to complete your ride back to Derby

Twilight Sessions

 

A new exciting way to ride Derby!

4 Uplift Shuttles for $35 

Shuttle Leaves Derby Trailhead at the following times

  • 4.15pm
  • 4.45pm
  • 5.15pm
  • 5.45pm

The Twilight Shuttles “Special Deal” is 4 uplifts for $35

Riders that buy the “Special Deal” will get first priority for a seat on the bus (seats are limited)

If seats are available, we will accept shuttle passes and walk ups

Our all-day shuttle pass finishes at 4pm and is not valid for this session.

The Twilight Sessions only run in peak times and unused shuttles are not transferrable or refundable. 

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