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      Ashley Forest a private forest managed by Rayonier Matariki. The North Canterbury Cycle Club has organised access by permit only. In agreement with Rayonier, the Forest Permit Tag allows cycling access on their private forestry roads in Ashley, Okuku and Mt Thomas forests, as well as on the club built single tracks in the Ashley Forest.
      The tracks and trails within the Ashley Forest are accessed through locked gates and off a network of shingle roads. There is approximately 15 kms of newly signposted single tracks.
      Cautionary signage has also been included on the tracks before hazards or areas requiring more care and attention. Look out for the yellow markers with exclamation marks ().
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      Go to www.nccc.co.nz to join the club and obtain a permit tag for access into the forests.
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      Region Details
      • 10
      • 4
      • 17
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 2, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      48
      Trails E-Bike
      28
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      14
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,562 ft
      Total Vertical
      413 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      838 ft
      Reports
      22
      Photos
      22
      Ridden Counter
      1,432

      Photos of Ashley Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: Ollie Oop
      22 |
      Apr 5, 2022 @ 1:00am
      Apr 5, 2022
      trail: Easy As
      15 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 2:48am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Blowout
      6 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 12:43am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Jack and Jill
      2 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 12:33am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Huff N Puff
      3 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 12:31am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Spectacles
      5 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 12:23am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Flow Trail
      3 |
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 12:13am
      Mar 20, 2022
      trail: Bypass
      2 |
      Mar 19, 2022 @ 11:58pm
      Mar 19, 2022

      Videos of Ashley Forest Mountain Bike

      Pig Route
      trail: Pig Route
      1:58 | 68 | Jan 9, 2022 , Rangiora
      youtuber ASHLEY FOREST, RANGIORA MOUNTAIN BIKING TRAILS...

      10:08 | 129 | Dec 8, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2741805NorthCanterburyCyclingClubaddtrailSparky
      May 10, 2022 @ 5:47am
      May 10, 2022
      user #2689563Lisa1234riddentrailThomson Road and 7 more
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 12:40am
      Apr 29, 2022
      user #3003121BustaBertriddentrailRally Sprint and 1 more
      Apr 20, 2022 @ 12:18am
      Apr 20, 2022
      user #2791788AdamwakeaddreportPotato Lane
      Apr 11, 2022 @ 12:28pm
      Apr 11, 2022
      user #2741805NorthCanterburyCyclingClubaddphoto in Rangiora, New Zealand
      Apr 5, 2022 @ 1:00am
      Apr 5, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2049289SmoggymarktrailPig RouteGreat trail for intermediate riders wanting to...
      Dec 6, 2021 @ 5:45pm
      Dec 6, 2021
      user #2388569revoccrtrailPig Routegreat- short and sharp
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 11:05pm
      Nov 28, 2020
      user #2388569revoccrtrailMashed Potatoespretty overgrown - nothing to get excited...
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 11:03pm
      Nov 28, 2020
      user #2087518gsmtbreportPotato LaneAt this stage should be called Gorse Lane Trail
      Jun 12, 2020 @ 9:31pm
      Jun 12, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mount Grey8.3 km
      Waimakariri River Regional Park 813.9 km
      McLeans Forest 1016.2 km
      Bottle Lake Forest 616.6 km
      Port Hills West 4 5 224 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4811 miles2,562 ft6 miles413 ft
      #1,859#69222231,604
      E-Bike282 miles696 ft2 miles302 ft
      #537#3318260
      Hike146 miles1,365 ft3 miles413 ft
      #4,971#1321810
      Trail Running146 miles1,365 ft3 miles413 ft
      #4,970#133188
      • By mtbkingchch & contributors
      • Admins: MBA, ryan-mooore
      • #25121 - 7,108 views
      • ashley forest activity log | embed map of Ashley Forest mountain bike trails | ashley forest mountain biking points of interest

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