Churchill Park Drive
Location: Endeavour Hills
Average Gradient: 5.4%
Elevation gain: 64 metres
Traffic: Light traffic
Road Surface: Good
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Churchill Park Drive is a scenic ride which takes you through the Dandenong Police Paddocks. Churchill National Park & offering views of Lysterfield Lake towards the top of the climb. This climb offers several very challenging pinches with gradients in excess of 10% in parts.
Churchill Park Drive climb
The climb starts just after you pass the Lysterfield South sign (pictured below).
The first 300 metres are very steep reaching gradients of 12%. With several speed humps you need to hit which can throw out your rhythm.
The road will flatten out and over the next 300 metres average around 5%.
The next 300 metres are downhill averaging -2%.
The last 150 metres are steep and averages over 10%. Near the base is a speed hump which will throw out your rhythm.
The climb finishes at the intersection of Hallam North Road.
|Lysterfield Lake Park|
|Lookout on Hallam North Road|
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