3.7 miles
262 ft
-2,862 ft
Avg time
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Dew Lakes Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    All Year
  • Ride in rain
  • Global Ranking

One of Nelsons more technical trails in some of the most amazing country. Spectacular scenery and views as the trail transitions from beech forests to mineral belt.

Access Info

Push up from the Maitai Dam. Alternatively, a walking track crosses through Dew Lakes from Maungatapu to Dun Mountain.

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More Stats for Dew Lakes mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,600 ft
  • Altitude min
    453 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,068 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,068 ft
  • Altitude end
    467 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2,120 ft
  • Distance down
    3.2 miles
  • Distance flat
    677 ft
  • Avg time
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on Oct 19, 2015
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Dew Lakes Trail Reports

Oct 19, 2015 @ 1:35pm
Oct 19, 2015
Trail in great condition, a little overgrown in a couple of places (as per usual) but no windfall and riding really well
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Sep 29, 2015 @ 6:11pm
Sep 29, 2015
Dew Lakes, Nelson

Routes with this trail

2015 Tweedlove: Valleluja race
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