4.0 miles
Distance
1,528 ft
Climb
-1,524 ft
Descent
00:02:28
Avg time

Opau Loop Track Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate

A mixture of gravel road, farm track, and a little bit of single track. Takes you gently down into the Opau catchment, returns alongside the Opau wetland and climbs steeply back to the ridgeline on the Opau Bay access road.

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Access Info

Turn off to Makara Beach then head up Opau Rd and follow the road to the end where there is a car park. Gates open daily at 9am, close at 4pm April-September and 6pm October-March. The area is closed during lambing season.

More Stats for Opau Loop Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    4 ft
  • Altitude min
    46 ft
  • Altitude max
    675 ft
  • Altitude start
    599 ft
  • Altitude end
    604 ft
  • Grade
    0.021%
  • Grade max
    -48.335%
  • Grade min
    52.9%
  • Distance climb
    1.8 miles
  • Distance down
    2.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,208 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:28
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on May 27, 2015
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May 27, 2015 @ 3:03am
May 27, 2015
Nice technical trail, couple wee slips and puddles, sadly gets cattle destroy it a bit
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