Course Description & Maps 10km


The official Event Program for the 2024 Otway Odyssey and Great Otway Gravel Grind is ready! It contains everything you need to know about the event weekend including a confirmed schedule, course details, parking, fun stuff and much more!


Get the kids a bike and let them be part of the action! The 10km Pioneer is designed for younger kids, new riders and those who want their first taste of a MTB racing fun

The course will predominantly be on 2WD and 4WD roads with a fun section of the Red Carpet single track included for a bit extra fun. The event is targeted primarily for kids aged 7-14yrs who enjoy their riding and want a dose of the racing fun.

Date: 10:20am Sunday 25 February, 2024
Start: on Yaugher Rd, immediately adjacent the Forrest Football Ground

Finish: Forrest Football Ground
Length: 10.6km
Riders do a single loop starting and finishing at the Forrest Football Ground. The event starts with a solid climb going up Kaangalang Rd and then turns right onto the Red Carpet Track at the quarry access gate. Following the smooth rolling single track over around some flowing berms and jumps to pop out opposite the Barwon River. Turn left and ride beside the rIver to the base of the reservoir wall and then its a short climb and then descent down the new flow trail called “PBJ” Track and back onto Hennigan Cres and then Yaugher Road for a rolling descent to the finish at the Football Ground. WELL DONE!


Scan the QR Code above to download the terrific CAPRA mapping app and receive the 100km map on your phone. (Follow the prompts to create an account and you’ll find the maps in the app’s ‘Library’)

CLICK HERE for an interactive map of the course on Plotaroute