5,023 ft
142 ft
-385 ft
Avg time

Tokorangi Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Machine Groomed
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • TTFs on trail
  • Global Ranking

Permission for this build was granted by the local Iwi, Ngati Whakaue who are in charge of the Tokorangi triangle of land on the ridge above the city. Toko means 'to prop up' while Rangi refers to the 'sky'. The position of this track on the high point of the ridge makes this name very appropriate.

The trail meanders down the northern slope of the hill overlooking Rotorua City and Lake Rotorua. Fast and flowy, with berms but no real jumps to speak of, this is pump and roll territory.

After the initial young pine plantation the trail drops into native bush and forest and then links with Turkish Delight for a swift run to Nursery/Katore Road intersection.

source: Ride Rotorua
Access Info

The most common route is to climb the steady gradient of Katore Road to the top. An alternative is to climb Tokorangi Pa Road which has a couple of testing steep pinches. If entering from the Long Mile Drive side of the forest the As You Do trial climbs to further up Tokorangi Pa Road which is close to the top of Katore Road. From the high point of Katore road a short, easy trail is marked to take you to the top of the hill. The entry is right next to the harder grade Corridor trail.

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More Stats for Tokorangi mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -243 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,332 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,575 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,575 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,332 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,500 ft
  • Distance down
    2,582 ft
  • Distance flat
    941 ft
  • Avg time
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on Oct 18, 2016
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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