1,409 ft
Distance
57 ft
Climb
-216 ft
Descent
00:01:26
Avg time

Switchbacks Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Summer, autumn, spring
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    www.mtbtauranga.co.nz

Starts with a flowy uphill with some shorter downhill options. At the entrance to Joyce road, trail weaves along the ridge and back into the forest. Next to a bench, trail starts to descend again into a series of dips, jumps and banked corners. very flow, fast, DH track. Ends at a junction just above the valley with Tomas Loop, Ridge Track, Fenceline and River track

Access Info

from the end of Tomas Loop Track or the descent can be done from Joyce road entry

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Switchbacks mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -158 ft
  • Altitude min
    40 ft
  • Altitude max
    199 ft
  • Altitude start
    199 ft
  • Altitude end
    40 ft
  • Grade
    -11.249%
  • Grade max
    -54.47%
  • Grade min
    29.739%
  • Distance climb
    239 ft
  • Distance down
    1,149 ft
  • Distance flat
    21 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:26
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on Nov 19, 2016
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Switchbacks Trail - Oropi Grove
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