2,128 ft
52 ft
-41 ft
Avg time

Chop Suey Details

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    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Global Ranking

The first climb is a short, sharp effort but once you're there the rest of the trails making up 'chinese menu' (Spring Roll and Sweet n Sour) are much mellower.
Rolling through dense canopy of spruce trees is very dark in low light. In the height of summer it's a welcome, cooling relief from the heat.
There are a couple of short cuts into Chop Suey from Reservoir Rd. that avoid the initial hill. If you take them just make sure you turn right onto Chop Suey to go with the flow of the direction of the trail (it's a one-way designated trail)

source: Ride Rotorua
Access Info

Starts a little up Reservoir Rd from the intersection with Ring Rd.
It's also close to the finish of Moonshine trail and Roller Coaster.

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More Stats for Chop Suey mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    12 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,128 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,181 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,169 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,181 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    866 ft
  • Distance down
    544 ft
  • Avg time
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on Oct 15, 2015
Avg: 2.5 (7 votes)

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Chop Suey Trail Reports

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