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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
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      Open on Jan 15, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (trailfund.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      467
      Trails Mountain Bike
      469
      Trails E-Bike
      49
      Trails Hike
      293
      Trails Trail Running
      293
      Total Distance
      716 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      316 miles
      Total Descent
      140,951 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,853 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,857 ft
      Reports
      2,220
      Photos
      2,425
      Ridden Counter
      31,081

      Photos of Canterbury Mountain Bike

      trail: Fenceline
      90 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 6:39pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      Fenceline, Christchurch
      30 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:57am
      May 6, 2017
      River Trail Loop, Ashburton
      60 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:49am
      May 6, 2017
      River Trail Loop, Ashburton
      trail: Low Road
      234 |
      Jan 24, 2017 @ 7:50pm
      Jan 24, 2017
      Low Road, Christchurch
      more photos »

      Videos of Canterbury Mountain Bike

      Hardtail road gap in ViC Park.
      0:08 | 148 | Jan 17, 2019
      Dicksons DH, Craigieburn
      trail: Dicksons
      1:29 | 42 | Jan 16, 2019
      Hardtail road gap in ViC Park.
      0:10 | 598 | Dec 23, 2018
      Airtearoa laps
      2:51 | 63 | Aug 15, 2018
      more videos »

      Canterbury Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Enduro Loop
      9 miles
      Cross Country Loop
      6 miles
      Luge Loop
      5 miles
      Alternate Enduro Loop
      10 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1497049sykictrailLittle River Rail Trail - Motukarara to Little RiverFixed.
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 9:00pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      user #982170thearsenalofmegadethtrailAddictionCertainly a double black climb (push) and nice...
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:46am
      Jan 3, 2019
      user #1662054BrendonBunnytrailTekapo XC LoopChallenge for a 7 year old due to pinecone.
      Jan 2, 2019 @ 2:34pm
      Jan 2, 2019
      user #1665074SkycamnztrailLittle River Rail Trail - Motukarara to Little RiverAccording to my GPS, the total ascent one way...
      Dec 8, 2018 @ 7:10pm
      Dec 8, 2018
      user #1281975tmullzztrailLugeGreat fun through the bush over roots and...
      Oct 27, 2018 @ 10:43pm
      Oct 27, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1211407JustinBlacklerriddentrailKennedys Bush Track
      Jan 19, 2019 @ 12:44am
      10 mins
      user #1424357KahuApitiriddentrailFar Side
      Jan 19, 2019 @ 12:37am
      18 mins
      user #1556761Neepeth362riddenskillparkPumptrack
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 11:46pm
      1 hours
      user #1141475Mr-HavenaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 11:40pm
      1 hours
      user #1698480GazzaobieriddentrailAl's Alternative
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 10:42pm
      2 hours
      view more »
      • By brenthillier NSMBA Plus & contributors
      • Admins: TFNZ, YogiNZ, sykic
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