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      Wakari Creek tracks have been developed for all rider skill levels, with a focus on developing a mix of easy and to intermediate grade tracks. There are also some skills obstacles. The main Redwood Loop is readable by children and adults alike, other track require a little bit more skill. We recommend you don’t ride in the forest during strong winds because of the risk of falling trees.

      Background
      Mountain Biking Otago members Hamish Seaton, Tim Cleminson & Crew along with the Corrections Dept and other volunteers have been developing mtb-specific trails throughout the Redwoods in Wakari Creek Forest. This area is managed by City Forests. MBO also built a carpark on Wakari Road and plan to build a Jump Park as well.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Redwoods/Wakari Creek Carpark google parking directions
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      Car park, Wakari Road
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      17
      Total Distance
      4.7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2.3 miles
      Total Descent
      1,725 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      751 ft
      Total Vertical
      295 ft
      Reports
      31
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      439

      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Mc Gouns Rd
      Mar 5, 2016 @ 2:10am
      Mar 5, 2016
      Small tree down across trail, can ride...

      Photos of Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike

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      52 |
      Aug 11, 2016 @ 11:45pm
      Aug 11, 2016
      Redwood Loop (Down), Dunedin
      229 |
      Feb 25, 2016 @ 12:21am
      Feb 25, 2016
      Redwood Loop (Down), Dunedin
      167 |
      Feb 25, 2016 @ 12:19am
      Feb 25, 2016
      McGouns Extension, Dunedin
      113 |
      Jan 31, 2016 @ 5:28pm
      Jan 31, 2016
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      Videos of Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike

      2014 NZ Secondary Schools MTB Cross Country,...
      161 | Dec 17, 2015 , Dunedin
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      Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike Routes

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      2016 Dunners Summer Series #1
      4.2 miles
      Wakari/Redwoods Family Loop
      2,843 ft
      Easy Route to Redwoods/Wakari Tracks from George St
      2.5 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1076350HamishSreportFruit LoopI checked the other tree yesterday and someone...
      Oct 9, 2016 @ 9:46pm
      Oct 9, 2016
      user #1076350HamishSreportFruit LoopBugger - I dealt to the tree just above the...
      Oct 8, 2016 @ 12:25pm
      Oct 8, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailLower Rooty RidgeSwitchbacks to take you to the bottom.
      Feb 26, 2016 @ 3:08am
      Feb 26, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailFruit LoopRoots, roots, more roots!
      Feb 26, 2016 @ 3:07am
      Feb 26, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailHoller CoasterTop half is a switchback descent with some...
      Feb 26, 2016 @ 3:06am
      Feb 26, 2016
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1186324kmquigleyaddridelogDec 1, 2016 ride log
      Dec 1, 2016 @ 4:51pm
      2 days
      user #1186324kmquigleyaddridelogNov 29, 2016 ride log
      Nov 30, 2016 @ 3:51am
      Nov 30, 2016
      user #1186324kmquigleyaddridelogNov 27, 2016 ride log
      Nov 28, 2016 @ 2:51am
      Nov 28, 2016
      user #1084991VinnieNZaddridelogNov 25, 2016 ride log
      Nov 25, 2016 @ 6:34pm
      Nov 25, 2016
      user #1094566tristanclaridgeaddridelogNov 24, 2016 ride log
      Nov 24, 2016 @ 10:40pm
      Nov 24, 2016
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