1.3 miles
Distance
289 ft
Climb
-715 ft
Descent
00:12:30
Avg time

Freewheel Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager
    Hutt City Council

Freewheel is a fast flowing single track taking you from the Towai Trig to the Wainuiomata Hill Rd summit.

Freewheel traverses the western side of the hill (the Hutt side). It is fast flowing with an array of jumps, drops, switchbacks, shoots, banked turns, and lots of lovely gorse to catch you if come off and fall down the hill.

Access Info

Access is from the ECNZ 4x4 access road. You can either ride up the access road, ride Labyrinth until the Spoonhill/Towai Traverse junction and join the access road or ride to the end of Towai Traverse. At the end of Towai Traverse turn left (south) and follow the access road until you see the entrance to Freewheel on the right (across a little wooden bridge).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Freewheel mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -426 ft
  • Altitude min
    624 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,135 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,053 ft
  • Altitude end
    627 ft
  • Grade
    -6.383%
  • Grade max
    -44.278%
  • Grade min
    37.389%
  • Distance climb
    2,095 ft
  • Distance down
    4,126 ft
  • Distance flat
    454 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:30
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on Oct 24, 2016
Dry
Avg: 3.9 (12 votes)

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Dec 21, 2014 @ 3:44pm
Dec 21, 2014
Freewheel, Wellington

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In to the bush
0:15 | 357 | Jul 5, 2016 , Lower Hutt
Most of Freewheel in the wet
6:05 | 64 | May 21, 2016 , Lower Hutt
Freewheel wainui
323 | Oct 18, 2014 , Lower Hutt
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