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      For competent riders, 1-3 hours, 15km of trails in total.

      Over 15km of trail is available for riding at Arapuke. Trails are mainly a mixture of grade 3 and grade 4 trails for intermediate to advanced riders, with a couple of grade 5 trails thrown in. There is plenty of smooth flowing trails to reward the 4km climb up Back Track. to get there or you can take a drive up Scott's Rd to the new car park and enjoy the trails at the top.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Kahuterawa (K-Loop)
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      End of Kahuterawa Road, or Scotts Road
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      46
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      2 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      1,440 ft
      Total Vertical
      961 ft
      Reports
      45
      Photos
      39
      Ridden Counter
      1,007

      Photos of Arapuke Forest Mountain Bike

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      trail: About Time
      67 |
      Sep 23, 2016 @ 12:10am
      Sep 23, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      trail: About Time
      72 |
      Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:14pm
      Sep 9, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      trail: About Time
      65 |
      Sep 9, 2016 @ 1:12pm
      Sep 9, 2016
      About Time, Palmerston North
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      59 |
      Aug 22, 2016 @ 8:34pm
      Aug 22, 2016
      Jack Be Nimble, Palmerston North
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      Videos of Arapuke Forest Mountain Bike

      Ray Syron | Party Ambassador
      trail: Yeah Nah
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      Arapuke Rocky into Rambo
      trail: Rambo
      100 | Mar 23, 2017 , Palmerston North
      Arapuke Rocky into Rambo
      trail: Rocky
      57 | Mar 23, 2017 , Palmerston North
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      Arapuke Forest Mountain Bike Routes

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      Camelbak Summer Cup - Event 1 race
      5 miles
      The K Loop Classic
      12 miles
      Boredom Buster
      4 miles
      Family Flow
      6 miles

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