2,825 ft
2 ft
-361 ft
Avg time

Zigzag Track Details

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  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
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  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Greater Wellington Regional Council

This track is OPEN to riding (see http://www.gw.govt.nz/assets/Parks-and-Recreation/Misc/East-Harbour-mountain-bike-map.pdf) and for walkers it provides an alternative exit from Rata Ridge.

The upper part of the track is more like a fire break. As you descend, the track gets narrower, ending with a very steep gravel path consisting of several zigzags - which give the track its name.

Access Info

If descending Rata Ridge, then you'll encounter a T-intersection about three quarters of the way down. The Zigzag track is clearly marked where it heads off to the left.

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More Stats for Zigzag Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -359 ft
  • Altitude min
    307 ft
  • Altitude max
    666 ft
  • Altitude start
    666 ft
  • Altitude end
    307 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    144 ft
  • Distance down
    2,375 ft
  • Distance flat
    306 ft
  • Avg time
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