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      For competent riders, 1-3 hours, 15km of trails in total.

      Over 15km of trail is available for riding at Arapuke. Trails are mainly a mixture of grade 3 and grade 4 trails for intermediate to advanced riders, with a couple of grade 5 trails thrown in. There is plenty of smooth flowing trails to reward the 4km climb up Back Track. to get there or you can take a drive up Scott's Rd to the new car park and enjoy the trails at the top.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Kahuterawa (K-Loop)
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      Access Info:
      End of Kahuterawa Road, or Scotts Road
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      23
      Total Distance
      11.5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5.5 miles
      Total Descent
      4,161 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,440 ft
      Total Vertical
      933 ft
      Reports
      2
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      243

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