1,416 ft
Distance
60 ft
Climb
-162 ft
Descent
00:03:34
Avg time

Upper Tumeke Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Rehab
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Greasy when wet
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster, Wallride
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager

Tumeke meaning too much or awesome

It really is awesome but you will never have too much of it.

Upper Tumeke was restricted to a hillside that has a constant steep slope, we called upon the digger to shape it. This section is an Advanced grade.

The bottom half is a hand built sculpture of art using the terrain was a lot easier here as we could run it around a spur and also back and forward across the gullies adding rollers here and corners there

There are two lower options, one that will send you off to do another lap of Spicer Link and the other will get you a lot closer to your vehicle.

Access Info

Raiha street gate if you climb part way up Farm Road. You can also ride Spicer link and then The Doctor to arrive at the top
Alternatively Spicer botanical park climbing up The Doctor

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Tumeke mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -102 ft
  • Altitude min
    385 ft
  • Altitude max
    502 ft
  • Altitude start
    502 ft
  • Altitude end
    400 ft
  • Grade
    -7.183%
  • Grade max
    -36.78%
  • Grade min
    39.105%
  • Distance climb
    493 ft
  • Distance down
    923 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:34
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Status:
on Oct 16, 2016
Wet
Avg: 4.25 (4 votes)

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Upper Tumeke Trail Reports

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Oct 16, 2016 @ 1:26pm
Oct 16, 2016
Jul 3, 2016 @ 2:42pm
Jul 3, 2016
Holding up well to the wet conditions. Wet and slippery but very ride-able. Had to take it easy though.
May 23, 2016 @ 2:09am
May 23, 2016
Quite slippery on the pine needles at the moment
May 15, 2016 @ 1:08am
May 15, 2016
Apr 17, 2016 @ 3:27am
Apr 17, 2016
Running sweet
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May 27, 2016 @ 6:23pm
May 27, 2016
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May 11, 2015 @ 7:36pm
May 11, 2015
Upper Tumeke, My City

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