Beginning in Mt. Beauty, this 17km mountain bike ride follows the legendary race course (race is held each spring) through huge gum trees and tree ferns. The tread is everything from gravel, rock gardens and loose topsoil. There are great views of Victorias tallest peak, Mt. Bogong. The trails starts 500m from the Mt. Beauty Post Office.
Overall, Big Hill Downhill Loop is the 22nd most popular mountain bike trail of all 30 mountain biking rides in Australia.