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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Bike Park Closed for Season. Opens on December 7
      Lift-accessed mountain biking in the heart of the Southern Alps. It'll take your breath away.

      The Cardrona Bike Park features a variety of lift-accessed downhill mountain bike trails for all levels of rider to enjoy. With some of the longest vertical descents in the country, come & explore our alpine playground. Lap the lifts daily from 10am – 4pm (6pm Dec 28 - Feb 2) & until 8pm on Friday nights.

      Cardrona Mountain Bike Park is open every day from December 7, 2019 – March 29, 2020 (closed Christmas Day)
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Parking google parking directions
      Links
      Bike Park Details
      • 1
      • 2
      • 8
      • 7
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 23, 2020
      Day Ticket
      90
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      Dec 7
      Season end
      Mar 29

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      23
      Trails Mountain Bike
      22
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      14,544 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,394 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,171 ft
      Reports
      95
      Photos
      303
      Ridden Counter
      4,145

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance

      Photos of Cardrona Bike Park NZ Mountain Bike

      16 |
      Mar 24, 2020 @ 7:33pm
      Mar 24, 2020
      trail: Ridge Rider
      136 |
      Feb 19, 2019 @ 1:41pm
      Feb 19, 2019
      trail: Morning Glory
      184 |
      Jan 5, 2016 @ 3:05am
      Jan 5, 2016
      trail: Morning Glory
      159 |
      Jan 5, 2016 @ 3:04am
      Jan 5, 2016

      Videos of Cardrona Bike Park NZ Mountain Bike

      Cruisin Cardrona
      6:29 | 45 | Mar 11, 2019
      Mellow run
      3:16 | 301 | Feb 20, 2016
      youtuber Mountain Bike Laps at Cardrona Bike Park, New...
      3:38 | 33 | Jun 25, 2020 , Wanaka
      youtuber Peak To Pub - Cardrona Bike Park
      14:20 | 57 | Feb 20, 2020 , Wanaka

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #207993theperfectlinevotetrailGrasshopper and 14 more
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 9:04pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #207993theperfectlineaddvideoMountain Bike Laps at Cardrona Bike Park, New Zealand
      Jun 25, 2020 @ 5:00am
      Jun 25, 2020
      user #814877SchaplvotetrailBoundary Rider
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 12:11pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      user #2061475AlanPeiranowishlisttrailProspector
      Apr 19, 2020 @ 2:51am
      Apr 19, 2020
      user #923271donalduckriddentrailCrankshaft and 12 more
      Apr 17, 2020 @ 4:20pm
      Apr 17, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1066467ThruTheWoodstrailLo ViZThis trail has been mis-marked. It is a black...
      Mar 28, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Mar 28, 2019
      user #1493996siwoolleyonetrailCrankshaftFree shuttle back to top
      Mar 22, 2019 @ 1:13pm
      Mar 22, 2019
      user #1493996siwoolleyonetrailGrasshopperFun triple jumps yellow mid pace first red mid...
      Mar 22, 2019 @ 1:10pm
      Mar 22, 2019
      user #1094993TuracotrailProspectorDefinitely not closed as at 27 Dec 2018
      Dec 26, 2017 @ 9:04pm
      Dec 26, 2017

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
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      Pisa Range 510.1 km
      Gibbston 4 4 110.9 km
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      Wakatipu Basin 3 212.9 km

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      • Admins: MBO, Dubnyk, jamesmulcahy
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