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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)
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      End of Kahuterawa Road, or Scotts Road
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      Local Trail Association
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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
      14
      Photos
      29
      Ridden Counter
      313

      Photos of Arapuke Forest Mountain Bike

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      trail: About Time
      35 |
      Sep 23, 2016 @ 12:10am
      Sep 23, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      trail: About Time
      37 |
      Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:14pm
      Sep 9, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      trail: About Time
      41 |
      Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:12pm
      Sep 9, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      37 |
      Aug 22, 2016 @ 8:34pm
      Aug 22, 2016
      Jack Be Nimble, Palmerston North
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      Arapuke Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Camelbak Summer Cup - Event 1 race
      5.5 miles

      Recent Activity

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