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      Home of the Rameka track and Canaan Downs Loop
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Feb 1, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      5
      Trails Mountain Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      5
      Trails Trail Running
      5
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      4,065 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,082 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,976 ft
      Reports
      35
      Photos
      31
      Ridden Counter
      1,151

      Popular Canaan Downs Mountain Biking Trails

      Canaan Downs Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Rameka track
      14 miles
      Big Rameka ride
      15 miles
      13 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog13 miles
      17 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog17 miles
      9 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog9 miles
      18 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog18 miles
      11 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog11 miles
      9 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog9 miles
      12 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog12 miles
      18 mile Canaan Downs Ridepopular ridelog18 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 4 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 6 rides

      Photos of Canaan Downs Mountain Bike

      trail: The Rameka
      43 |
      Jan 25, 2023 @ 12:32am
      Jan 25, 2023
      trail: The Rameka
      46 |
      Jan 25, 2023 @ 12:32am
      Jan 25, 2023
      trail: The Rameka
      122 |
      Jan 7, 2021 @ 3:24pm
      Jan 7, 2021
      trail: The Rameka
      106 |
      Jan 7, 2021 @ 3:24pm
      Jan 7, 2021
      trail: The Rameka
      123 |
      Jan 7, 2021 @ 3:23pm
      Jan 7, 2021
      90 |
      Nov 26, 2020 @ 9:51pm
      Nov 26, 2020
      82 |
      Nov 26, 2020 @ 9:51pm
      Nov 26, 2020
      trail: The Rameka
      406 |
      Nov 13, 2016 @ 9:41pm
      Nov 13, 2016

      Videos of Canaan Downs Mountain Bike

      Native NZ forest and an epic ride on the...
      trail: The Rameka
      36:09 | 144 | Feb 14, 2023 , Takaka
      Rameka Trail, Canaan Downs, Takaka, NZ
      trail: The Rameka
      2:59 | 1080 | Aug 14, 2018 , Takaka
      Ride the Rameka
      trail: The Rameka
      16:33 | 1313 | May 6, 2018 , Takaka

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Gold Creek Family Loop
      Jan 31, 2024 @ 10:11pm
      Jan 31, 2024
      DryTrail in great condition- clearly a huge...mdstefan
      The Rameka
      Jan 3, 2024 @ 3:42am
      Jan 3, 2024
      Variablelarge tree across the track 1.9km from...bryanmmch
      Canaan Loop Track
      Jul 31, 2023 @ 2:26pm
      Jul 31, 2023
      VariableNeeds work, pretty overgrown in places,...adstallard
      Canaan Loop Track
      Jul 31, 2023 @ 2:26pm
      Jul 31, 2023
      VariableNeeds work, pretty overgrown in places,...adstallard
      Canaan Road
      Apr 1, 2017 @ 11:22am
      Apr 1, 2017
      DryDJP121

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      ryannichollswishlisttrailactivity #49212373
      Feb 16, 2024 @ 2:35am
      Feb 16, 2024
      ckrichardsaddreportactivity #46608459
      Nov 23, 2023 @ 11:34pm
      Nov 23, 2023
      KevinReddywishlisttrailactivity #46470917 and 1 more
      Nov 19, 2023 @ 4:32pm
      Nov 19, 2023
      bryanmmchwishlisttrailactivity #46247536
      Nov 12, 2023 @ 9:19pm
      Nov 12, 2023
      pfoidartriddentrailactivity #46214683
      Nov 12, 2023 @ 12:20am
      Nov 12, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      skelf71trailThe RamekaBest conditions for years, super smooth and...
      Jan 25, 2023 @ 12:29am
      Jan 25, 2023
      SeabassstrailCanaan Loop TrackYou can tell this was once a great track but...
      Jan 14, 2023 @ 6:52pm
      Jan 14, 2023
      JonathanfnLr81trailThe RamekaDefinitely one for more experienced riders: as...
      Dec 31, 2022 @ 12:00am
      Dec 31, 2022
      JonathanfnLr81trailGold Creek Family LoopNice second part of the ride through the forest.
      Dec 30, 2022 @ 11:56pm
      Dec 30, 2022
      JonathanfnLr81trailCanaan Loop TrackHas the makings of a great ride but badly in...
      Dec 30, 2022 @ 11:54pm
      Dec 30, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      The Rameka 1 2 14.3 km
      Abel Tasman National Park 16.8 km
      Motupipi Hill 3 27.3 km
      Kaiteriteri MTB Park 6 9 99.2 km
      The Heaphy24.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike520 miles4,065 ft10 miles1,083 ft
      #4,733#12031352725
      Hike520 miles4,065 ft10 miles1,083 ft
      #3,869#963518
      Trail Running520 miles4,065 ft10 miles1,083 ft
      #3,888#96352
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