2.7 miles
Distance
1,602 ft
Climb
-290 ft
Descent
00:22:16
Avg time

Farm Road Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Colonial Knob road
  • Difficulty rating
    Access Road/Trail
  • Trail type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Land Manager
    PCC

From Raiha street to the first tower and the start of Chimney Sweep,this is a tough climb.
At the top, you are rewarded with exceptional views. You can also continue onto the summit which from the first tower is a lot better than before the tower

Access Info

Raiha Street Gate or Spicer forest

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Farm Road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,312 ft
  • Altitude min
    198 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,519 ft
  • Altitude start
    201 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,513 ft
  • Grade
    9.342%
  • Grade max
    -34.394%
  • Grade min
    46.549%
  • Distance climb
    1.9 miles
  • Distance down
    2,817 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,044 ft
  • Avg time
    00:22:16
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on Apr 2, 2016
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Farm Road Trail Reports

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Apr 2, 2016 @ 10:59pm
Apr 2, 2016
reporter With a couple evenings of rain and a race through the trails. They are rolling tacky and little to no damage. Enjoy
Apr 2, 2016 @ 1:57pm
Apr 2, 2016
reporter Event! Trails closed for the Porirua Grand Traverse until 2PM today.Please be considerate to racers
Oct 15, 2015 @ 12:35am
Oct 15, 2015
Sep 19, 2015 @ 5:07am
Sep 19, 2015
Storm damage clear and track is smooth again
Jun 14, 2015 @ 12:44am
Jun 14, 2015
A few water ruts from the big storm weeks a go
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Dec 30, 2015 @ 9:55pm
Dec 30, 2015
Farm Road, Porirua

Routes with this trail

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Park Tour
4.9 miles
Porirua Grand Traverse 2016 race
13.1 miles

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