This is rather gentle climb up Mt Dandenong in the outskirts of Melbourne. It is very popular as a test course, and most Melbournian cyclist know their personal best up this climb. The name has a double meaning in that it is the average gradient (1/20=5%) and it takes roughly 20 min to climb (for a reasonably well trained person).
The 1in20 is situated in Victoria (AS).
This climb belongs to the
Starting from The Basin,
the 1in20 ascent is 6.62 km long. Over this distance, you climb 290 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 4.3 %.
The maximum slope is 8.5 %.
Look for other sides to climb the 1in20.
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