Bicycle Network: Great Escapade
Day 2 - Scottsdale to Weldborough
Savour every metre - Derby at 107,540 metres from Launceston
After departing Scottsdale, you will ride towards the historic and enchanting town of Derby. Relax and breath in the fresh country air as you journey through the wilderness and forests along the winding roads to Weldborough. Feel refreshed and reinvigorated as you ride through this stunning landscape.
North east Tasmania has a very strong mining history, they came looking for gold but instead found tin. The Trail of the Tin Dragon has been developed between St Helens and Launceston and Derby is the home to the Tin Centre.
Savour every metre - Weldborough at 130,100 metres
Finish the day enjoying a beverage at the now famous Weldborough Hotel. Established in 1876, the current owners Mark (pictured below) and Felicity have created a wonderful establishment that highlights Tasmanian beer and produce.
Day 1 Route Summary - Day 3 Route Summary