1.0 miles
271 ft
-796 ft
1,043 ft
High Point

Rimu Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on trail
  • Global Ranking

Technical single track through native forest with plenty of roots, rocks and switchbacks. Gets more interesting when wet.

Access Info

You need a Hancock Forest Access permit to ride this trail. They can be purchased from bike shops in Nelson for $10 (for a 2 week permit) or annual permits come as part of Nelson Mountain Bike Club membership (www.nelsonmtb.club)

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More Stats for Rimu mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -525 ft
  • Altitude min
    377 ft
  • Altitude start
    960 ft
  • Altitude end
    435 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,340 ft
  • Distance down
    3,813 ft
  • Distance flat
    346 ft
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    • Updated on Mon 2015-11-02 @ 11:43pm
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