1,771 ft
Distance
72 ft
Climb
-245 ft
Descent
00:02:28
Avg time

Starfish Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #203
  • Land Manager
    Wellington City Council

The best way to start this track is by riding SWIGG. Starfish is a tight single track with switchbacks and a small drop - slippery when wet.

Built by Makara Peak volunteers in 1998. Upgraded in 2000.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Starfish mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -173 ft
  • Altitude min
    437 ft
  • Altitude max
    612 ft
  • Altitude start
    612 ft
  • Altitude end
    438 ft
  • Grade max
    -60.491%
  • Grade min
    69.778%
  • Distance climb
    490 ft
  • Distance down
    1,171 ft
  • Distance flat
    110 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:28
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Status:
on Oct 8, 2016
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Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Starfish Trail Reports

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Oct 8, 2016 @ 12:33am
Oct 8, 2016
Sep 6, 2016 @ 11:51pm
Sep 6, 2016
Had some recent maintenance which has taken out the braking bumps. Slippery in places after recent rain.
Mar 12, 2016 @ 8:50pm
Mar 12, 2016
Sep 13, 2015 @ 1:27am
Sep 13, 2015
Jul 6, 2015 @ 1:17am
Jul 6, 2015
Reasonably wet in places but holding up well.
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Routes with this trail

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Makara Peak Grand Loop
7.5 miles
Skyline (The Full Version)
24.4 miles
Some tasty tech runs - with a nasty climb
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Makara Peak Easy Loop
2.6 miles

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